Keywords: bihari script

2 objects
S2003.9

Folio from a Qur’an, Sura 5:82-90

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Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Qur’an; recto: Sura al-Ma’ida (the Table Spread) 5: part of verse 82, and verses 83-86, recto begins with ” ‘aamanuw”; verso: sura 5: 87-89 and part of 90, verso begins with “al-jahiym”; Arabic in black bihari script with an illuminated pear-shaped medallion, verse markers, and marginal writings; …

S1997.101

Folio from a Qur’an, sura 17:34-44

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Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Qur’an; recto: Sura al-Isra (the Night journey) 17: parts of verses 34, 35-38, and 39, recto begins with “ahsanu”; verso: 17: parts of verses 39-43 and 44, verso begins with “mimma”; Arabic in black and blue bihari script, and gold thuluth script with round illuminated verse markers …