Leaf of a Qur'an

Egypt, Mamluk
Mamluk period
1306–1311


Object Place: Egypt

Dimensions

Height x width: 9 1/2 x 13 3/16 in. (24.1 x 33.5 cm) Framed: 18 3/4 x 14 3/4 in. (47.6 x 37.5 cm)

Accession Number

26.11

Medium or Technique

Pencil drawing on paper

Not On View

Classifications

Books and manuscripts

Inscription

Verso: Sura 111: 5 and verse heading for Sura 112

Provenance

1926, purchased by the MFA from P.J. Higgs (Accession date: January 7, 1926)

Credit Line

Arthur Mason Knapp Fund