Keywords: naskh script

228 objects
S1998.20

Detached folio from a Qur’an, sura 25:59-77; sura 26:1-48

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Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Qur’an; right-hand half recto: Sura al-Furqan ( the Criterion) 25: part of verse 59 and verses 60-70; right-hand half verso: sura 25:71-77, illuminated heading of Sura al-Shu’ara (the Poets) 26:1-7; left-hand half recto: sura 26: 7-27; left-hand half verso: sura 26:27-48; Arabic in black naskh script with …

S1986.484

Jushan attacks Badrchir, from a Darabnama by Muhammad Beghami

https://asia.si.edu/object/S1986.484

Manuscript; Darabnama (Kitab-i-Shahzada Ashk Khusrawan B. Malik Bahman B. Firuz Shah); Persian in black naskhi script; 286 folios with 1 sarlawh (folio 1 verso), 83 paintings, 1 dated colophon (folio 286 recto), 1 illegible seal (folio 286 recto) and birth statements (folio 286 verso); inscription (folio 286 recto); standard page: 1 columns, 28 lines of …

S1986.482

Book of prayers

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Manuscript; Book of prayers; Arabic in black naskh script, colophon in tawqi’ script; illuminated headings in white; 197 folios with 6 double-page illumination (fols.173-178 recto and 172-177 verso),1 sarlawh (folio 1 verso), 1 unwan (folio 10 verso); colophon (folio 195 recto); standard page: 1 column, 7 lines. Binding: The manuscript is bound in leather over …

S1986.368

Folio from a Qur’an, sura 83:1-36; sura 84:1-15

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Detached folio from a Qur’an; recto: Sura al-Mutaffifin (the Defrauding), sura 83: 1-28 and part of 29, recto begins with “Bismillah”, one column, 15 lines of text; verso: sura 83:29-36, Sura al-Inshiqaq (the Sundering), sura 84:1-14 and part of 15, verso begins with “ajramua”, one column, 14 lines of text; Arabic in black, blue, white …

S1986.367

Folio from a Qur’an, sura 71:9-28; sura 72:1-9 and part of 10

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Detached folio from a Qur’an; recto: Sura Nuh (Noah), sura 71: part of 9-26 and part of 27, recto begins with “wa’asrartu”, one column, 15 lines of text; verso: sura 71:27-28, Sura al-Jinn (the Jinn), sura 72:1-9 and part of 10, verso begins with “allafajiraa”, one column, 14 lines of text; Arabic in black, blue, …