[القرآن].

[al-Qurʼān].

Uniform title
Format
Manuscript, Book
Language
Arabic
Published/​Created
[12--?]
Description
1 online resource (39 leaves) : parchment

Details

Subject(s)
Former owner
Donor
Summary note
Portion of the Qurʼān beginning with the first word of Yūnus verse 61 (10:61) and ending in the sixth word of Hūd 110 (11:110).
Notes
  • Decoration: Dual-page illumination on the first page-opening in gold, red and black (f. 1v-2r); circular flower motifs in gold, blue and red mark every tenth verse; sūrah headings in gold with marginal medallions in gold, red and blue; occasional letter in gold.
  • Layout: 9 long lines.
  • Manuscript codex.
  • Origin: Item is undated, probably copied in the 13th century.
  • Script: Written in Early Abbasid (Kufic) in heavy black ink; some diacritics in red and green points.
  • Shelfmark: MS Or 418.
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 red leather over pasteboard with faint, blind-tooled double frame.
Language note
Arabic.
Source acquisition
Gift of Harry G. Friedman (library donation bookplate inside front cover).
Other format(s)
Also available as a digital facsimile.
OCLC
1108337889
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