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Page from the Koran


Artist Unknown (Egypt)


c. 1350

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Page from the Koran, Artist Unknown (Egypt)
Page from the Koran: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Paintings | Ink, colors, and gold on paper
Size: 15 9/16 x 12 in. (39.53 x 30.48 cm) (image, sheet)
Creation Place: Egypt
Culture: Egypt
Style: 14th century, Mamluk dynasty
Physical Description: Text from Sura 37 and Title and Text from Sura 38. Four vertical paper pages with 12 lines of Neskhi writing to the regular page. Consonants, diacritical marks, vowels, reading marks in black, only the words 'Glory be to the Lord' or just 'Glory', 'God' i
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Bequest of Mrs. Margaret McMillan Webber in memory of her mother, Katherine Kittredge McMillan
Accession Number: 51.37.21
Added to Site: February 28, 2009