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Single-Volume Qur'an with Depictions of the Two Holy Sanctuaries

The Khalili Collections

The Khalili Collections

The illuminated opening spread includes two medallions with depictions of the Masjid al-Haram (folio 1b) and the Prophet's mosque (folio 2a).
For another Qur'an in the Collection with a full-page view of Mecca, see QUR 27.

Details

  • Title: Single-Volume Qur'an with Depictions of the Two Holy Sanctuaries
  • Date Created: dated Shawwal 1211 (April 1797)
  • Location Created: Turkey
  • Type: PRINT
  • Medium: ink, gold and opaque watercolour on paper

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