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Leaf of a Qur'an

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Inscription

Recto - Sura 6 [Al-An'am, "Cattle"], vv. 114-115 Verso - Sura 6 [Al-An'am, "Cattle"], vv. 115-116

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Islamic, Near East or Iran, 9th–10th century A.D.

Object Place

Near East or Iran

Dimensions

Height x width: 4 13/16 x 6 5/8 in. (12.2 x 16.8 cm) Framed: 18 3/4 x 14 3/4 in. (47.6 x 37.5 cm)

Accession Number

27.791

Medium or Technique

Ink, gold and color on vellum

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Books and manuscripts