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[Collection of recipes and prescriptions] : manuscript.

Publication:
[Orient, 11th century-12th century?]
Format/Description:
Book
1 fol. : fading, .
Parchment 13.8 X 20.4 cm material applied: black ink ruling method: copied widthwise columns: 1 lines: 8 (recto and verso), 6 (recto, in margin).
Subjects:
Medicine -- Formulae, receipts, prescriptions -- Early works to 1800.
Jews -- Medicine -- Early works to 1800.
Medicine, Medieval.
Language:
Judeo-Arabic and Aramaic. Hebrew Oriental square.
Notes:
Instructions, mostly in Judeo-Arabic for preparations of different remedies. In the margin of the recto are instructions for extracting duck fat, written in a smaller hand. The last two items on the verso are in Aramaic, for killing spirits and for a woman whose sons has died.
Forms part of: Cairo Genizah Collection.
Penn Provenance:
Cairo Genizah Collection (University of Pennsylvania. Center for Advanced Judaic Studies. Library).
Cairo Genizah Collection (Dropsie College. Library).
Amram.
Cited in:
Halper, no. 452
IMHM, no. F38400
Contributor:
Cairo Genizah Collection (University of Pennsylvania. Center for Advanced Judaic Studies. Library).
Contained In:
Cairo Genizah Collection
OCLC:
249591811
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