Keywords: Qur'an

173 objects
S1986.80

Folio from a Qur’an, sura 76:27, 28-31; sura 77:1-50

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Detached folio from a Qur’an; recto: Sura al-Insan (the man) 76: part of 27,28-31, Sura al-Mursalat (the Emissaries) 77:1-20 and part of 21, recto begins with “thaqila”; verso: sura 77:21-50, verso begins with “fi-qarari”; Arabic in black, blue and gold naskh, muhaqqaq and thuluth scripts; vocalized in black with red letters for recitation and reading; …

S1986.79

Folio from a Qur’an, sura 84:15-25; sura 85:1-22; sura 86:1-17

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Detached folio from a Qur’an; recto: Sura al-Inshiqaq (the Sundering), sura 84:15-25, Sura al-Buruj (the Mansions of the stars), sura 85:1-11, recto begins with “basiyra”; verso: sura 85: part of 11, 12-22, Sura al-Tariq (the Morning star), sura 86:1-17, verso begins with “janatu”; Arabic in black, blue, gold and white naskh, muhaqqaq and thuluth scripts, …

S1986.78

Folio from a Qur’an, sura 87:1-19; sura 88:1-26; sura 89:1-7 and part of 8

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Detached folio from a Qur’an; recto: Sura al-a’la (the Most high), sura 87:1-19, Sura al-Ghashiya (the Overwhelming), sura 88:1-4, recto begins with “bismillah”; verso: sura 88:5-26, Sura al-Fajr (the Daybreak), sura 89:1-7 and part of 8, verso begins with “tusqay”; Arabic in black, blue, gold and white naskh, muhaqqaq and thuluth scripts; vocalized in black …

S1986.76

Folio from a Qur’an, sura 94: part of 7-8; sura 95:1-8; sura 96:1-19; sura 97:1-5; sura 98:1and part of 2

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Detached folio from a Qur’an; recto: Sura al-Sharh (the Relief), sura 94: part of 7-8, Sura al-Tin (the Fig), sura 95:1-8, Sura al-Alaq (the Clot), sura 96:1-10 and part of 11, recto begins with “faraghta”, one column, 13 lines of text; verso: sura 96:11-19, Sura al-Qadr (the Power), sura 97:1-5, Sura al-Bayyina (the Clear proof), …

S1986.75

Folio from a Qur’an, sura 98:4,5-8; sura 99:1-8; sura 100:1-11; sura 101:1-11; sura 102:1-3

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Detached folio from a Qur’an; recto: Sura al-Bayyina (the Clear Proof), sura 98: part of 2,3-8, Sura al-Zalzala (The Earthquake), sura 99:1-8, recto begins with “suhufa”, one column, 15 lines of text; verso: Sura al-Adiyat (The Courser), sura 100:1-11, Sura al-Qari’a (The Calamity), sura 101:1-11, Sura al-Takathur (The Piling up), sura 102: 1-2 and part …

S1986.74.2

Folio from a Qur’an, recto: left-hand half of a double-page, sura 17:88; verso: blank

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Detached folio from a Qur’an; recto: left-hand half of a double-page illumination; facing folio (S1986.74.1); Sura al- isra (the night journey) 17: part of verse 88 in central shamsa; parts of Sura al-waqi’a (the inevitable) 56: 77-80 in upper and lower sarlawhs; verso: blank; Arabic in white thuluth script; one of a group of twenty-one …

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 …

F2001.16a-b

A section (juz’) of a Qur’an

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Manuscript; a section of Qur’an; Sura al-Naml (the Ant) 27 and Sura al-Qasas (the Stories) 28; Arabic in black “eastern kufic (New Style)” script; vocalized in black, sukun in blue; 27 folios with a frontispiece (fol.1 verso, 2 recto) and an additional brocaded cloth-cover for protection; inscriptions and seals on the fly leaf and end …

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), …