Keywords: naskh script

228 objects
F1931.24

Folio from Fath al-Bari fi sharh al-Bukhari (Victory of the creator, a commentary on al-Bukhari) by Ibn Hadjar al-Askalani (d.1449); Illuminated title page

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Detached folio from a dispersed copy of Fath al-bari fi sharh al-bukhari (Victory of the creator, a commentary on al-Bukhari) by Ibn Hadjar al-Askalani; recto: text, seal, one column, 29 lines; verso: illuminated title page: sarlawh with title, shamsa containing the name of author, seal and inscription; Arabic in black and red naskhi script; heading …

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 …

F1930.79

Folio from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (d.1020); recto: text: Dying Dara told Sekandar to ask for his daughter’s hand in marriage; verso: text

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Detached folio from a dispersed copy of Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi, text: Persian in black naskh script, heading in gold naskh; recto: text, Dying Dara told Sekandar to ask for his daughter’s hand in marriage, 6 columns, 31 lines; verso: text, 6 columns, 23 lines; one of a group of 16 folios. Border: …