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Miscellany of Prayers and Suras from a Qu'ran

Calligrapher:
Copied by Abu Talib al-Isfahani
Object Name:
Non-illustrated manuscript
Date:
dated A.H. 1250/A.D. 1834
Geography:
Attributed to Iran
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Miscellany: ink and opaque watercolor on embossed colored paper Binding: pasteboard, opaque watercolor, and gold under lacquer
Dimensions:
7 7/8 x 5 in. (20 x 12.7 cm)
Classification:
Codices
Credit Line:
Gift of Shamina Talyarkhan, 2006
Accession Number:
2006.543.3
Not on view
Shamina Talyarkhan, New York (until 2006; gifted to MMA)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Fifty Years of Collecting Islamic Art," September 23, 2013–January 26, 2014, no catalogue.

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