Keywords: sura 17

8 objects
S1986.84.1

Folio from a Qur’an, sura 1:1-5; sura 17:88

https://asia.si.edu/object/S1986.84.1

Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Qur’an; right-hand half of a double-page frontispiece; separate from the facing folio S1986.84.2; recto: shamsa, Sura al-Isra (the Night journey)17: part of 88, recto begins with “al-qur’an”; verso: Sura al-Fatiha (the Opener)1:1-5, verso begins with “bismillah”; Arabic in white and gold thuluth and muhaqqaq script; vocalized in …

S1986.74.2

Folio from a Qur’an, recto: left-hand half of a double-page, sura 17:88; verso: blank

https://asia.si.edu/object/S1986.74.2

Detached folio from a Qur’an; recto: left-hand half of a double-page illumination; facing folio (S1986.74.1); Sura al- isra (the night journey) 17: part of verse 88 in central shamsa; parts of Sura al-waqi’a (the inevitable) 56: 77-80 in upper and lower sarlawhs; verso: blank; Arabic in white thuluth script; one of a group of twenty-one …

S1998.6

Folio from a Qur’an, sura 17:61-72

https://asia.si.edu/object/S1998.6

Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Qur’an; recto: Sura al-Isra (the Night journey) 17: part of verse 61, 62-66, recto begins with “-sujdu li-adam”; verso: sura 17: part of verse 67, 68-72, verso begins with “-dha massakum”; Arabic in black kufic script with gold roundel verse markers; vowels in red, late addition diacritics …

S1997.101

Folio from a Qur’an, sura 17:34-44

https://asia.si.edu/object/S1997.101

Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Qur’an; recto: Sura al-Isra (the Night journey) 17: parts of verses 34, 35-38, and 39, recto begins with “ahsanu”; verso: 17: parts of verses 39-43 and 44, verso begins with “mimma”; Arabic in black and blue bihari script, and gold thuluth script with round illuminated verse markers …

F1932.68

Folio from a Qur’an, sura 1:6-7; sura 2:1-9, from a Qur’an (F1932.65)

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1932.68

Folio within a bound Qur’an; recto: left-hand half of a double- page frontispiece; Sura al-Fatiha (the Opener) 1:6, 7, Arabic in white muhaqqaq script, title in white thuluth script; vocalized in white; verso: sarlawh, Sura al-Baqara (the Cow) 2:1-8 and part of 9; Arabic in black naskh script, title in white naskh script; vocalized in …

F1932.67

Illuminated folio from a Qur’an (F1932.65)

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1932.67

Folio within a bound Qur’an; recto: left-hand half of a double-page frontispiece; shamsa (sunburst medallion) with floral motifs, Sura al-Isra (the Night journey), sura 17:88; verso: right-hand half of a double-page frontispiece, Sura al-Fatiha (the Opener), sura 1:1-5; Arabic in white muhaqqaq script, title in white thuluth script; vocalized in white; one of a group …

F1932.66

Folio from a Qur’an; Frontispiece, sura 17:88

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1932.66

Folio within a bound Qur’an; recto: blank; verso: right-hand half of a double-page frontispiece, Sura al-Isra, sura 17:88; shamsa (sunburst medallion) with floral motifs; Arabic in white naskh script; one of a group of 5 bound folios (F1932.66-70) from the manuscript (F1932.65); accessioned separately. Border: the shamsa is set in an illuminated border on cream-colored …