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Maker(s):Unknown
Culture:Iranian (Persian)
Title:Qur'an Manuscript
Date Made:11th century
Type:Drawing; Book/Manuscript/Document
Materials:recto: black ink and red ink with pen, gold leaf, blue watercolor on velum. verso: black ink, red ink, and blue ink with penon velum
Place Made:Iran (Persia)
Measurements:irregular sheet: 4 7/8 x 3 3/4 in.; 12.3825 x 9.525 cm
Accession Number:  SC 2005:18a
Credit Line:Gift of Walter B. Denny in honor of Suzannah Fabing
2005_18_1.jpg

Description:
two-sided text in Arabic script, eastern Kufic type

Keywords/Tags:
religion; Islam

2 Related Objects

2005_18_2.jpg
SC 2005:18b
Unknown
Qur'an Manuscript
11th century
2005_18_3.jpg
SC 2005:18c
Unknown
Qur'an Manuscript
11th century
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