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Detail image of a folio from a Qur’an

The Art of the Qur’an
Qur’an folios


Qur’an folios
Near East, Abbasid period, late 9th–early 10th century
Ink, gold, and color on parchment
Transferred from the Damascus Umayyad Mosque to Topkapı Palace in 1911 and to the Museum in 1913
Museum of Turkish and Islamic Arts, ŞE 611

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