Keywords: sura 12

5 objects

Folio from a Falnama (Book of omens), recto: Joseph enthroned; verso: text

Detached folio from a dispersed copy of Falnama (Book of omens); text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: illustration: Joseph enthroned; verso: text: Augury praising Joseph’s majesty and beauty and promising the seeker all manner of good things, including the power to meet the needs of family and friends, one column, eleven lines; one of …


Fragment of a section (juz’) of a Qur’an

Manuscript; A section (Juz’) from the Qur’an; verses of Sura Hud (Prophet Hud) and Sura Yusuf (Prophet Joseph), sura 11, 12, verse 89 of sura 11 to verse 52 of sura 12 with few folios missing in between the verses; Arabic in black kufic script; vocalized in red, blue and green; 17 folios with illuminated …


Detached folio from a Qur’an, Sura 12:31-34, 57-62

Detached double-folio from a dispersed copy of the Qur’an; right-hand half recto: Sura Yusuf (Joseph) 12: part of verse 57, and verses 58-60, recto begins with “wa kanu”; right-hand half verso: sura 12:60-62, verso begins with “lam ta’twni”; left-hand half recto: part of verse 31, and verse 32, recto begins with “ra’ayinau”; left-hand half verso: …


Folio from a Qur’an, sura 12:40-43

Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Qur’an; recto: Sura Yusuf (Joseph) 12: parts of verses 40-41, recto begins with “Allahu bihamin”; verso: sura 12: parts of verses 41, 42, and 43, verso begins with “min rra ‘sihi”; Arabic in brown maghribi script; vocalized in blue, yellow, green, and red with roundel verse marker; …


Illuminated folio from a bound volume of a juz’ of the Qur’an

Bound folio from a volume of a juz’ of the Qur’an; folio is paired with F1934.28; Sura Yusuf (Joseph) 12:52; Arabic in black “eastern kufic (New Style)” script; vocalized in red, blue, and green; roundel verse markers and palmettes; 2 lines of text; one of a group of 4 bound folios (F1934.25-28) from the manuscript …