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Two leaves of a Qur'an

9th–10th century A.D.


Object Place: Egypt

Dimensions

Height x width (09.332.1): 11.9 × 18.1 cm (4 11/16 × 7 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

09.332.1-2

Medium or Technique

Vellum

Not On View

Classifications

Books and manuscripts

Two leaves of a Qur’an in Kufic script

Provenance

By 1909, Denman Waldo Ross (b. 1853 - d. 1935), Cambridge, MA; 1909, gift of Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA. (Accession date: August 26, 1909)

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection