Folio from a Qur'an Manuscript, Ink and opaque watercolor on paper

Folio from a Qur'an Manuscript

Object Name:
Folio from a non-illustrated manuscript
Date:
11th–12th century
Geography:
Made in probably Egypt
Medium:
Ink and opaque watercolor on paper
Dimensions:
6 5/8 x 4 5/16 in. (16.8 x 11 cm)
Classification:
Codices
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1962
Accession Number:
62.152.3
Not on view
William Ivins, Jr., New York (until d. 1961); his daughter, Barbara Ivins, Milford, CT (1961–62; sold to MMA)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Celestial Pen: Islamic Calligraphy," September 28, 1982–February 7, 1983, no catalogue.