Keywords: Mamluk period (1250 - 1517)

104 objects
S1986.7

Book cover

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S1998.230

Detached folio from a Qur’an, sura 11:61-71

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Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Qur’an; right-hand half verso: Sura Hud (Hud)11:63, 64, verso begins with “qala”; left-hand half recto: sura 11:65-67, recto begins with “tamatta’uwa”; right-hand half recto: part of verse 61 and verse 62, recto begins with “a’buduw”; left-hand half verso: 68-70 and part of 71, verso begins with “thamud”; …

S1986.26

Kitab al-shifa bi-ta’rif huquq al-mustafa fi’l-hadith (Book on Islamic law, traditions and Muslim obligations) by Abu’l- Fadl Iyad b. Musa al-Yahsaba al-Andalusi (d.1149)

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Manuscript; Kitab al-shifa bi-ta’rif huquq al-mustafa fi’l-hadith by Abu’l- Fadl Iyad b. Musa al-Yahsaba al-Andalusi; text: Arabic in thuluth and naskh scripts; 197 folios with one double-page frontispiece (fols. 1 verso- 2recto), colophon (fol. 197verso); seals: oval, tughra, and circular, illegible (fols.1recto, 2recto,197verso), inscription on flyleaf (fol. 1recto); standard page: four columns. Binding: The manuscript …

S1986.25

Section from a Qur’an

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Manuscript; Qur’an, second quarter: Sura al-A’raf (the Heights) – Sura al-Kahf (the Cave), sura 7-18; Arabic in black muhaqqaq script, illuminated pages with titles in white thuluth script; vocalized in black; 178 folios with two double-page illuminations, rosette verse markers and inscribed marginal medallions; inalienable donation; inscriptions on folio 175 verso; standard page: 1column, 7 …

S1986.66

Folio from a Qur’an, sura 2:1-4

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Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Qur’an; left -hand half of a double-page frontispiece; Sura al-Baqara (the Cow), sura 2:1-4; verse begins with “bismillah”; Arabic in black naskh script, sura heading in white kufic with gold rosette verse markers; vocalized in black with red letters for recitation and reading; one column; 6 lines …

F1999.9

Qur’an

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Manuscript; Qur’an; Arabic in black naskh script, headings in white kufic script, illuminated chapter headings in muhaqqaq script; vocalized in black and red; 226 folios with one illuminated frontispiece (fol. 1 verso-2 recto), 2 illuminated double-page composition (fols. 2 verso, 3 recto- fols. 221 verso, 222 recto), a double-page finispiece (fols. 222 verso, 223 recto), …