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Detail image of sections of a thirty-part Qur’an

The Art of the Qur’an
Sections of a thirty-part Qur’an


Probably copied by Ahmad ibn al-Shaykh al-Suhrawardi al-Bakri
Illuminated by Muhammad ibn Aybak ibn Abdallah
Iraq, Baghdad, Il-Khanid period, 1307–8 (AH 707)
Gold, color, and ink on paper
Transferred from the mausoleum of Shehzade Mehmed to the Museum on January 1, 1914
Museum of Turkish and Islamic Arts, TIEM 538

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