Description This folio from Walters manuscript W.575 is the right side of an illuminated double-page incipit. It is inscribed with the name of chapter 1 (Surat al-fatihah) and the phrase: la yamassuhu illá al-mutahharun (only the ritually pure should touch it).
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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