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Two leaves of a Qur'an

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Provenance

Miss Elizabeth (Riefstahl) Titzel (b. 1889 - d. 1986), New York; 1929, sold by Miss Elizabeth (Riefstahl) Titzel to the MFA for $5000.00 (total price for 29.56-136). (Accession Date: January 3, 1929)

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund

Islamic, Anatolian or Central Asian, 14th century

Object Place

Anatolia or Central Asia

Dimensions

Height x width (each leaf): 11 5/16 x 7 3/8 in. (28.8 x 18.7 cm) Framed: 18 3/4 x 14 3/4 in. (47.6 x 37.5 cm)

Accession Number

29.70.1-2

Medium or Technique

Ink, color and gold on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Books and manuscripts