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Fragment of a leaf of a Qur'an

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Inscription

Surah 3: 86-87

Provenance

1950, given to MFA as bequest of Charles Bain Hoyt, Boston, MA (Accession date: May 11, 1950)

Credit Line

Bequest of Charles Bain Hoyt—Charles Bain Hoyt Collection

Egyptian, Mamluk, Mamluk period, 14th century

Object Place

Probably Egypt

Accession Number

50.1680

Medium or Technique

Ink and gold on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Books and manuscripts