القرآن.

al-Qurʼān.

Uniform title
Format
Manuscript, Book
Language
Arabic
Published/​Created
1779.
Description
1 online resource (304 foliated leaves) : paper, illuminations

Details

Subject(s)
Scribe
Former owner
Summary note
Complete copy of the Qurʼān with marginal verse markers for each juzʼ and ḥizb.
Notes
  • Decoration: Polychrome and gold dual-page illuminated first opening (f. 1v-2r); gold finispiece with gold painted flowers (f. 304r); polychrome and gold floral marginal medallions with blue finials mark text divisions; surah headings in white on a gold rectangular field with floral end-fill; gold roundels mark verse endings; textblock border-ruled in gold, blue, red; readings in red.
  • Layout: 15 long lines; catchwords every verso, lower left.
  • Manuscript codex.
  • Origin: Copy completed in 1193 AH by Ismaʻīl ibn Ṣāliḥ (f. 304r).
  • Script: Written in naskh in black ink; pointed, vocalized.
  • Shelfmark: MS Or 422.
  • Title from colophon (f. 304r).
Location of originals
  • Original Columbia, Rare Book and Manuscript Library.
  • OPenn University of Pennsylvania Libraries.
Source of description
Item cataloged from digital facsimile and existing description.
Binding note
Bound in reddish brown leather over pasteboard with flap; gilded inlay central mandorla, two pendants on the vertical axis and cornerpieces; brown leather frame, spine, and flap hinge; gilt-stamped flap; green marbled paper pastedowns.
Language note
Arabic.
Other format(s)
Also available as a digital facsimile.
OCLC
1112158999
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