Keywords: Turkey

252 objects
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, …

S1986.365

Folio from a Qur’an, sura 74:31-56; sura 75:1-38

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Detached folio from a Qur’an; recto: Sura al-Muddaththir (the Cloaked one), sura 74: part of 31,32-56, Sura al-Qiyama (the Resurrection), sura 75:1 and part of 2, recto begins with “yashawu”, one column, 15 lines of text; verso: sura 75:2-38, verso begins with “al-lawama”, one column, 15 lines of text; Arabic in black, blue, white and …

S1986.363

Folio from a Qur’an, sura 73:15-20; sura 74:1-30 and part of 31

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Detached folio from a Qur’an; recto: Sura al-Muzzammil (the Enshrouded one), sura 73:15-20 and the title of Sura al-Muddaththir, recto begins with “ana arsalna”, one column, 14 lines of text; verso: Sura al-Muddaththir (the Cloaked one), sura 74:1-30 and part of 31, verso begins with “ya ayyuha”, one column, 15 lines of text; Arabic in …

S1986.362

Folio from a Qur’an, sura 80: part of 41-42; sura 81:1-29; sura 82:1-19

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Detached folio from a Qur’an; recto: Sura Abasa (He frowned), sura 80: part of 41-42, Sura al-Takwir (the Overthrowing), sura 81: 1-27, recto begins with “qataratan” one column, 14 lines of text ; verso: sura 81:27-29, Sura al-Infitar (the Cleaving), sura 82:1-19 and the title of Sura al-Mutaffifin, verso begins with “lil’alamin”, one column, 14 …

S1986.361

Folio from a Qur’an, sura 69: part of 14-52; sura 70:1-14

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Detached folio from a Qur’an; recto: Sura al-Haqqa (the Reality), sura 69: part of 14-42, recto begins with “wahida”, one column, 15 lines of text; verso: sura 69: part of 42-52, Sura al-Ma’arij (the Ascending stairways), sura 70: 1-14, verso begins with “matadhkarun”, one column, 14 lines of text; Arabic in black, blue, white and …

S1986.256

Folio from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (d.1020); recto: Iskandar encounters the Angel Israfel; verso: text: Iskandar crosses the Land of Darkness, removes the ruby; Iskandar constructs a wall to defeat Yajuj and Majuj (Gog and Magog)

https://asia.si.edu/object/S1986.256

Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script; recto: illustration and text, Iskandar encounters the Angel Israfel; verso: text, Iskandar crosses the Land of Darkness, removes the ruby; Iskandar constructs a wall to defeat Yajuj and Majuj (Gog and Magog), four columns, twenty-five …

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 …