Qur'an Manuscript

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The lavish illumination found at the opening to nine of the suras, or chapters, of this Qur'an (al-Fatiha, al-Ma'ida, Yunus, Bani Isra'il, al-Shu'ara, Qaf, al- Falaq, and al-Nas) is in a blue and gold palette that is characteristic of the production of Kashmir.

Qur'an Manuscript, Ink, gold, and lapis on paper; leather binding

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illumination 1 recto, illumination 1 verso