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Folio from a Qur'an Manuscript

Object Name:
Folio from a non-illustrated manuscript
Date:
11th–12th century
Geography:
Egypt
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Ink and opaque watercolor on paper
Dimensions:
5 3/4 x 4 in. (14.6 x 10.2 cm)
Classification:
Codices
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1962
Accession Number:
62.152.4
Not on view
William Ivins, Jr., New York (until d. 1961); his daughter, Barbara Ivins, Milford, CT (1961–62; sold to MMA)
"An Exhibition Organized by the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the American Federation of Arts." In 5000 Years of Art from the Collection of the Metropolitan Museum of Art:. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1981.



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