Keywords: Iraq

237 objects
F1930.95

Bi-folio from a Qur’an, Sura 4:1-11

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Detached double folio from a dispersed copy of the Qur’an; recto: Sura al-Nisa (the Women) 4: 1-5 and a part of 6, recto begins with “ya’ayyuha”; verso: sura 4: 6-11, verso begins with “israfan”; facing folio: F 1930.92; Arabic in black naskhi script; rosette verse markers; vocalized in black; heading in “eastern” kufic script with …

F1930.94

Folio from a Qur’an, Sura 3:182-200

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Detached double folio from a dispersed copy of the Qur’an; recto: Sura al-‘Imran (the Family of ‘Imran) 3: part of 182, 183-190, and part of 191, recto begins with “bizallami”; verso: 191-200, verso begins with “hadha batila”; facing folio: F 1930.93; Arabic in black naskhi script; rosette verse markers; vocalized in black and red; one …

F1930.93

Folio from a Qur’an, Sura 3:162-182

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Detached double folio from a dispersed copy of the Qur’an; recto: Sura al-‘Imran ( the Family of ‘Imran) 3: part of 162, 163-172, recto begins with “jahannamu”; verso: 173-182, verso begins with “lahumu al-nasu”; facing folio: F1930.94; Arabic in black naskhi script; rosette verse markers; vocalized in black; one column; 15 lines of text; one …

F1930.92

Folio from a Qur’an, Sura 3:148-162

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Detached double folio from a dispersed copy of the Qur’an; recto: Sura al-‘Imran ( the Family of ‘Imran) 3: 148-153 and part of 154, recto begins with “fa’atahumu Allah”; verso: sura 3: 154-161 and part of 162, verso begins with “kutiba ‘alayhim”; facing folio: F1930.95; Arabic in black naskhi script; rosette verse markers and marginal …

F1930.21.1-2

Folio from Tarikhnama (Book of history) by Bal’ami (d. circa 992-997): the election of ‘Othman as the caliphate of Medina

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Folio WITHIN a bound copy – F1947.19 – of Tarikhnama (Book of history) by Bal’ami, volume II; Folio 79 accessioned separately as (F1930.21.1); recto: text: Capture of Kerman, one column, 33 lines of text; verso: text: Capture of Sahkistan and Mukran, one column, 33 lines of text. Folio 84 accessioned separately as (F1930.21.2); recto: illustration …

F1929.74

Folio from a Qur’an, Sura 1:5-7; Sura 2:1-4

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Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Qur’an; recto: left-hand half of a double-page composition separate from its facing folio (F 1929.73), Sura al-Fatiha (the Opener) 1:5-7, recto begins with “wa iyyak”, one column, 3 lines of text; verso: Sura al- Baqara (the Cow) 2: 1-3 and part of 4, verso begins with “bismillah”, …