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Page from the Koran

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Artist Unknown (Iran)

Date

13th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G243
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Page from the Koran: Gallery Label - Current
: The Margaret McMillan Webber Bequest of Persian Paintings
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Medium: Paintings | Ink, colors and gold on paper
Size: 13 1/2 x 8 1/2 in. (34.29 x 21.59 cm) (image, sheet)
Creation Place: Asia, Middle East, Iran
Culture: Asia, Middle East, Iran
Style: 13th century, Mongol period
Physical Description: Text from Sura 7 from the Koran.Vertical paper with nine lines of gold Neshki with thin black outlines to a page. Vowels and diacritical marks in red, reading marks in blue and black. The text is from Sura 7, starting in the middle of verse 23 and
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Bequest of Mrs. Margaret McMillan Webber in memory of her mother, Katherine Kittredge McMillan
Accession Number: 51.37.15
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009