This paper presents the first edition of two leaves with medical content discovered at the beginning of the 20th century in the Qubbet el-Hazne of the Great Umayyad Mosque in Damascus. The bifolium contains fragments of pharmaceutical recipes in Syriac that are not known from any previously published work. A brief commentary appended to the critical edition situates these fragments in the Syriac medical tradition.

A hitherto unknown medical fragment in syriac. Evidence of recipes and prescriptions from the qubbet el-Hazne of the umayyad mosque in Damascus

Fiori, Emiliano
2017-01-01

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This paper presents the first edition of two leaves with medical content discovered at the beginning of the 20th century in the Qubbet el-Hazne of the Great Umayyad Mosque in Damascus. The bifolium contains fragments of pharmaceutical recipes in Syriac that are not known from any previously published work. A brief commentary appended to the critical edition situates these fragments in the Syriac medical tradition.
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