Qur'an Manuscript Folio (verso) (right side of bifolio)

Ink, gold, and colors on paper | 23.7 x 16.2cm | 1300s-1400s

Unknown Artist

It is through the Arabic language that the Qur'an was revealed to the Prophet Muhammad in the 600s. As a result, calligraphy is celebrated as the highest form in Islamic art. The verses (ayat) written here come from the 53rd chapter (sur...
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