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Illuminated Chapter Heading for Chapter 106 (Surat Quraysh)
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Illuminated Chapter Heading for Chapter 106 (Surat Quraysh)


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Description This folio from Walters manuscript W.562 is a text page with an illuminated chapter heading for chapter 106 (Surat Quraysh). The title is written in the New Abbasid (Broken Cursive) style in gold ink on a blue ground with green arabesques.
Provenance Henry Walters, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

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9th century AH/AD 15th century (Timurid)
Medium
ink and pigments on laid paper
(Manuscripts & Rare Books)
Accession Number
W.562.42A
Measurements
H: 14 15/16 x W: 11 in. (38 x 28 cm)
Geographies
  • Iran (Place of Origin)

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