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  • Title: Qur'an Manuscript Folio
  • Date Created: 800s-900s
  • Physical Dimensions: Sheet: 13 x 17.4 cm (5 1/8 x 6 7/8 in.); Text area: 9 x 14 cm (3 9/16 x 5 1/2 in.)
  • Provenance: Ananda K. Coomaraswamy [1877-1947] sold to the Cleveland Museum of Art, The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH
  • Type: Calligraphy
  • Rights: CC0
  • External Link: https://clevelandart.org/art/1933.483.a
  • Medium: ink, gold, and color on parchment
  • Inscriptions: Sura Al-Tawba 9: part 33 - part 37. Kufi Script (fourteen lines to a page)
  • Department: Islamic Art
  • Culture: Egypt?, Abbasid Period, 9th century
  • Credit Line: Edward L. Whittemore Fund
  • Collection: Islamic Art
  • Accession Number: 1933.483.a

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