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MS Or 407 - GREY BOX Leaf from the Qurʼān

Title

Leaf from the Qurʼān

Call number

MS Or 407 - GREY BOX
(New York, NY. 10027, Columbia University, Rare Book and Manuscript Library)

Alternate identifiers

Publisher

Columbia University

Language

Arabic

Origin

The item is undated; perhaps produced in the 11th century.
Date
10--?

Summary

Copy of a portion of Sūrat Hūd (11), from the second half of verse 79 through the first word of verse 88.

Notes

Extent

1 leaf : 250 x 260 (205 x 305) mm

Support

Parchment

Layout

  • Written in 13 long lines.
  • Decoration

    Vowels in red, three gold dots in a triangle formation indicate verse endings, one circular medallion.

    Script

  • Written in Early Abbasid (Kufic) in black ink.
  • Subjects topical

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