Bifolium from a Qur'an

Object Name: Bifolio from a non-illustrated manuscript
Date: late 9th–10th century
Geography: Central Islamic Lands or North Africa
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on parchment
Dimensions: 9 1/8 x 25 5/16 in. (23.2 x 64.3 cm) Each Page: 9 1/8 x 12 5/8 in. (23.2 x 32.1 cm)
Classification: Codices
Credit Line: Purchase, Friends of Islamic Art Gifts, 2004
Accession Number: 2004.268

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