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Detail image of a Qur’an cover

The Art of the Qur’an
Qur’an cover


Historical Iran, present-day Afghanistan, Safavid period, probably Herat, ca. 1580
Leather, polychrome pigments and gold
Transferred from the mosque of Sultan Ahmed I to the Museum in 1914
Museum of Turkish and Islamic Arts, TIEM 266

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