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Manuscript page with ten lines of black calligraphy, enclosed in a border of thin lines. The text is accented by small golden medallions. Near the bottom is a white phrase on a golden background, surrounded by a multi-coloured floral frame. A word just above is written in gold.
AKM243, Leaf from a Qur’an Manuscript

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Leaf from a Qur’an Manuscript
Q27:88–93, Q28:1–10
  • Accession Number:AKM243
  • Place:Egypt
  • Dimensions:29.7 x 21.7 cm
  • Date:15th century
  • Materials and Technique:ink, opaque watercolour, and gold on paper

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