Keywords: naskh script

228 objects
S1986.80

Folio from a Qur’an, sura 76:27, 28-31; sura 77:1-50

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Detached folio from a Qur’an; recto: Sura al-Insan (the man) 76: part of 27,28-31, Sura al-Mursalat (the Emissaries) 77:1-20 and part of 21, recto begins with “thaqila”; verso: sura 77:21-50, verso begins with “fi-qarari”; Arabic in black, blue and gold naskh, muhaqqaq and thuluth scripts; vocalized in black with red letters for recitation and reading; …

S1986.79

Folio from a Qur’an, sura 84:15-25; sura 85:1-22; sura 86:1-17

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Detached folio from a Qur’an; recto: Sura al-Inshiqaq (the Sundering), sura 84:15-25, Sura al-Buruj (the Mansions of the stars), sura 85:1-11, recto begins with “basiyra”; verso: sura 85: part of 11, 12-22, Sura al-Tariq (the Morning star), sura 86:1-17, verso begins with “janatu”; Arabic in black, blue, gold and white naskh, muhaqqaq and thuluth scripts, …

S1986.78

Folio from a Qur’an, sura 87:1-19; sura 88:1-26; sura 89:1-7 and part of 8

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Detached folio from a Qur’an; recto: Sura al-a’la (the Most high), sura 87:1-19, Sura al-Ghashiya (the Overwhelming), sura 88:1-4, recto begins with “bismillah”; verso: sura 88:5-26, Sura al-Fajr (the Daybreak), sura 89:1-7 and part of 8, verso begins with “tusqay”; Arabic in black, blue, gold and white naskh, muhaqqaq and thuluth scripts; vocalized in black …

S1986.75

Folio from a Qur’an, sura 98:4,5-8; sura 99:1-8; sura 100:1-11; sura 101:1-11; sura 102:1-3

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Detached folio from a Qur’an; recto: Sura al-Bayyina (the Clear Proof), sura 98: part of 2,3-8, Sura al-Zalzala (The Earthquake), sura 99:1-8, recto begins with “suhufa”, one column, 15 lines of text; verso: Sura al-Adiyat (The Courser), sura 100:1-11, Sura al-Qari’a (The Calamity), sura 101:1-11, Sura al-Takathur (The Piling up), sura 102: 1-2 and part …

S1986.26

Kitab al-shifa bi-ta’rif huquq al-mustafa fi’l-hadith (Book on Islamic law, traditions and Muslim obligations) by Abu’l- Fadl Iyad b. Musa al-Yahsaba al-Andalusi (d.1149)

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Manuscript; Kitab al-shifa bi-ta’rif huquq al-mustafa fi’l-hadith by Abu’l- Fadl Iyad b. Musa al-Yahsaba al-Andalusi; text: Arabic in thuluth and naskh scripts; 197 folios with one double-page frontispiece (fols. 1 verso- 2recto), colophon (fol. 197verso); seals: oval, tughra, and circular, illegible (fols.1recto, 2recto,197verso), inscription on flyleaf (fol. 1recto); standard page: four columns. Binding: The manuscript …

S1986.66

Folio from a Qur’an, sura 2:1-4

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Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Qur’an; left -hand half of a double-page frontispiece; Sura al-Baqara (the Cow), sura 2:1-4; verse begins with “bismillah”; Arabic in black naskh script, sura heading in white kufic with gold rosette verse markers; vocalized in black with red letters for recitation and reading; one column; 6 lines …

F1999.9

Qur’an

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Manuscript; Qur’an; Arabic in black naskh script, headings in white kufic script, illuminated chapter headings in muhaqqaq script; vocalized in black and red; 226 folios with one illuminated frontispiece (fol. 1 verso-2 recto), 2 illuminated double-page composition (fols. 2 verso, 3 recto- fols. 221 verso, 222 recto), a double-page finispiece (fols. 222 verso, 223 recto), …

F1982.25

Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami ( d. 1209)

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Manuscript; Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami; Persian in black nasta’liq script with headings in gold, red, and blue, kufic and naskhi script; 346 folios with a shamsa (fol. 1recto), double-page frontispiece (fols.1 verso-2recto), 5 unwans (fols. 30verso, 84verso, 155verso, 217verso, 302verso), 10 illuminated folios, 32 paintings (40recto, 44verso, 52verso, 55recto, 74recto, 80verso, 94verso, 98recto, 105verso, 120verso, …

F1957.16

First volume of a Tarikhnama (Book of history) by Bal’ami (died ca. 992-997)

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Manuscript; Tarikhnama (Book of history) by Bal’ami, volume I; Persian in black naskh script; headings in red; 193 folios and 3 end leaf with 1 unwan (folio 1verso), 30 paintings (1 recto, 14 verso, 37 verso, 42 verso, 47 verso, 54 verso, 62 verso, 68 verso, 75 verso, 79 verso, 83 verso, 90 verso, 107 …

F1947.19

Second volume of a Tarikhnama (Book of history) by Bal’ami (died ca. 992-997)

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Manuscript; Tarikhnama (Book of history) by Bal’ami, volume II; Persian in black naskhi script; headings in red; 205 folios with 8 paintings (fols. 18recto, 30verso, 53recto, 61verso, 84recto, 97recto, 158recto, 181verso); blank folios:1-12 and 188-205; seal; marginalia (fols. 168recto, 183recto); marginal corrections (fols. 97recto, 141recto, 161recto, 179recto); one of a group of 3: volume I, …