Keywords: Qur'an

173 objects
F1937.11

Folio from a Qur’an

https://www.freersackler.si.edu/object/F1937.11

Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Qur’an; rectangular illuminated panel decorated on both sides with a medallion extending into the margin and designs in gold and blue; frontispiece or tailpiece of a copy of the Qur’an.

F1937.6.1-33

Fragment of a Qur’an, sura 2:191-233

https://www.freersackler.si.edu/object/F1937.6.1-33

Manuscript; fragment of a Qur’an; verses of Sura al-Baqara (the Cow) 2: part of verses 191 -232, beginning with “wa akhrijuhum” on verse 191, missing one folio and some verses continue with a portion of 233 ending with “al-ma’ruf”; text: Arabic in black kufic script; vocalized in red; 32 parchment folios with gilded verse markers …

F1934.24.1-17

Fragment of a section (juz’) of a Qur’an

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Manuscript; A section (Juz’) from the Qur’an; verses of Sura Hud (Prophet Hud) and Sura Yusuf (Prophet Joseph), sura 11, 12, verse 89 of sura 11 to verse 52 of sura 12 with few folios missing in between the verses; Arabic in black kufic script; vocalized in red, blue and green; 17 folios with illuminated …

F1932.65

Qur’an

https://www.freersackler.si.edu/object/F1932.65

Manuscript; the Qur’an with selection of prayers and a falname; Arabic in black naskh script with white headings in illuminated cartouches in thuluth, muhaqqaq, and nasta’liq script; vocalized in black; 288 folios with 2 shamsa (1 verso, 2 recto) a frontispiece (2 verso, 3 recto), a sarlawh (3 verso), and 3 finispiece (287 verso, 288 …

F1931.9

A section (juz’) of a Qur’an, sura 3:92-170

https://www.freersackler.si.edu/object/F1931.9

Manuscript; section of Qur’an; Sura al- Imran (Family of Imran) 3:92-170; text: Arabic in brown magribi script with heading in thuluth script; vocalized in purple, tashdid and sukun in blue; 40 folios with a frontispiece (fols. 1verso, 2recto), inscription (folio 39verso) and a finispiece (folio 40 recto), an unwan (folio 2verso), verse markers, roundels, stylized …

F1930.60

Folio from a Qur’an: Sura 38, verses 87-88; sura 39, verse 1

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Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Qur’an; recto: Sura Sad ( Sad) 38: 87-88, illuminated chapter heading in white with a palmette, Sura al-Zumar (the Troops) 39: part of verse 1; verso: sura 39: 1-2; Arabic in black kufic script; gold orbs stacked as illuminated pyramid-shaped verse markers, an illuminated leaf-shaped medallion verse …

F1929.70

Folio from a Qur’an, sura 91:14-15; sura 92:1-5

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Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Qur’an; recto: Sura al-Shams (the Sun) 91:14,15, recto begins with “fa’aqaru”; verso: Sura al-Layl (the Night) 92:1-5, verso begins with “bismillah”; Arabic in black “eastern kufic (New Style)” script; illuminated roundel verse markers with letters indicating types of recitation; marginal medallions, illuminated palmette marginal medallion containing the …

F1929.68

Folio from a Qur’an, sura 5:13-15

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Detached folio from a dispersed copy of the Qur’an; recto: Sura al-Ma’ida (the Table spread) 5: part of 13 and 14, recto begins with “tattali’u”; verso: sura 5:14 and part of 15, verso begins with “faghrayna”; Arabic in brown maghribi script ; gold-knot verse markers; gold tear-drop leaf ornament verse marker; vocalized in green and …

F1907.274

Qur’an

https://www.freersackler.si.edu/object/F1907.274

Manuscript; Qur’an; Arabic in minute naskh script with gold chapter headings, and verse markers; vocalized in red; 32 folios with a double-page frontispiece (fols. 1verso, 2 recto); illuminated borders; stamp; standard page, one column, 57 lines of text. Binding: The manuscript is bound in brown leather over paper pasteboards with gold tooling on the exterior …

F1906.308

A section (juz’) of a Qur’an, juz’ 26, sura 46-51

https://www.freersackler.si.edu/object/F1906.308

Manuscript; A section (juz’) of a Qur’an, juz’ 26, Sura al-Ahqaf (Curved sandhills), Sura Muhammad (Muhammad), Sura al-Fath (The victory), Sura al-Hujurat (The rooms), Sura Qaf (The letter Qaf), Sura al-Dhariyat (The winds that scatter), sura 46-51; text: Arabic in black naskh script with marginal notes in red naskh, sura titles in gold muhaqqaq script; …