Section of a Qur'an Manuscript

Calligrapher: Copied by `Umar Aqta'
Object Name: Section from a non-illustrated manuscript
Date: late 14th–early 15th century
Geography: present-day Uzbekistan, probably Samarqand
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Dimensions: H. 17 5/16 in. (44 cm) W. 38 1/4 in. (97.2 cm)
Classification: Codices
Credit Line: Anonymous Gift, 1972
Accession Number: 1972.279

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