Collection ID: 0032 | Metadata type: TEI
MS Or 83 - FOLIO/FLAT al-Qurʼān. / [القرآن]
Titleal-Qurʼān. / [القرآن]
Other related names
- Smith, David Eugene, 1860-1944, former owner
Call numberMS Or 83 - FOLIO/FLAT
(New York, NY. 10027, Columbia University., Rare Book and Manuscript Library)
LanguageArabic and Persian
An insert says these leaves are 14th century.
- between 1500 and 1699?
Portion of the Qurʼān containing the 23rd word of 2:283 to the 19th word of 6:81.
- Manuscript codex fragment.
- A leaf from another Qur'ān previously inserted in this manuscript has been removed and cataloged separately as MS Or 83a.
Extent41 foliated leaves : 340 x 260 (300 x 190) mm
FoliationModern foliation in pencil added, upper left recto; leaf 5 is numbered as both 5 and 6; leaves 35 and 36 are both numbered 35.
SupportNon-European laid paper
BindingFrame cover of dark leather with red leather sides, raised false bands, and gold tooling used as a wrapper for loose text leaves. There is no clear evidence that these leaves were formerly bound into the cover.
- Presumed to be a gift of David Eugene Smith, 1931-1934.
- Manuscripts, Arabic
- Detached leaves
- Frame covers
- Re-used (material)
- Early works to 1800
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Section: [al-Qur'ān]: Selections