Keywords: Islam

599 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 …

F1930.91

Folio from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (d.1020); The women of the family of Afrasiyab begging quarter from Kay Khusraw, The escape of Afrasiyab from Gang-dizh

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Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi; text: Persian in black naskhi script; recto: blank; verso: illustration and text: The women of the family of Afrasiyab begging quarter from Kay Khusraw, The escape of Afrasiyab from Gang-dizh, heading in gold, 6 columns, 18 lines; one of a group …

F1930.70

Folio from a Qur’an, Sura 38:29-31

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Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Qur’an; recto: Sura Sad (Sad) 38: part of 29; verso: part of 29, 30, and part of 31, verso begins with “wa’ayati”; Arabic in black kufic script; gold orbs stacked as pyramid-shaped verse markers; vocalized in red and yellow; one column; 7 lines of text; one of …

F1930.69

Folio from a Qur’an, Sura 48:9-10

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Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Qur’an; recto: Sura al- Fath (Victory) 48:9,10; verso: sura 48: part of verse 10, verso begins with “Allah fauq”; Arabic in black kufic script; gold orbs stacked as pyramid-shaped verse marker; vocalized in red, yellow, green, and blue; one column; 7 lines of text; one of a …

F1930.68

Folio from a Qur’an, Sura 49:1-2

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Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Qur’an; recto: Sura al-Hujurat (the Private Chambers) 49: part of 1, 2; verso: sura 49:2, verso begins with “fauq”; Arabic in black Kufic script; vocalized in red and yellow; one column; 7 lines of text; one of a group of 13 folios.

F1930.67

Folio from a Qur’an, sura 49:11-12

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Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Qur’an; recto: Sura al- Hujurat (the Private chambers): 49: part of verse 11; verso: sura 49: part of verse 12, verso begins with “kathiran min”; Arabic in black kufic script; gold orbs stacked as pyramid-shaped verse markers; vocalized in red and yellow; one column; 7 lines of …

F1930.66

Folio from a Qur’an, Sura 38:80-86

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Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Qur’an; recto: Sura Sad (Sad) 38:80-83, recto begins with “fa’innaka min”; verso: sura 38:84-86; Arabic in black kufic script; gold orbs stacked as pyramid-shaped verse markers; additional inscribed gold roundel verse marker; vocalized in red, green, and yellow; one column; 7 lines of text; one of a …