Part of Mamluk Quran.
Two folios on paper, text has beginning of surah XCVII "Al-Qadr" (Destiny) with five last verses of surah C "Al-'Adiyat" (The Coursers) and surah CI "Al-Qariah" (The Great Calamity). Black-ink muhaqqaq script with red heightening of three lines. White letters inset for surah title against a gilt background within blue and golden frame.
Egypt or Syria, 14th Century
Dimensions: height: 32 cm (12-3/5 in.) - Length: 49,7 cm (19-1/2 in.)
Frame: 51,9 x 34,1 cm (20-1/3 x 13-1/3 in.)
Condition report : Well conserved, soiling, framed.
- Item(s) quantity: 1
- Height in cm : 32 cm
- Width in cm : 49 cm
- Expertissim Reference: 2014071625