MATERIAL: Paper
TYPE: Manuscript
DIMENSIONS: 300 by 200 mm
COMPONENTS: Manuscript on paper. Single volume, 158 leaves, single column, 11 lines of bold black naskh throughout with interlinear translation to Farsi in red nasta'liq.
CONDITION: Some light scattered foxing, a few small smudges, a few leaves with marginal annotations in a contemporary hand, nineteenth-century diced morocco boards, backed in red morocco, hinges cracked with boards becoming loose (crudely repaired with tape), scuffed.
ITEM ID: 5046

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A Scholar’s Qur’an

DATE
Year: 1786
Decade: 1780s
Century: 18th (1701-1800)
Notes: c. 1200 AH (1786 AD)

A scholar’s Qur’an, copied by Muha’ad bin Hatam al-Ansari al-Shafi’i, in Arabic with interlinear translation to Farsi, decorated manuscript on papersingle volume.