Detail View: Pages from the Past: Pages from the Past

Identifier: 
exws_pages_b02_item15
Title: 
Koran manuscript leaf
Date: 
Approximately 1500
Description: 
A leaf from a Manuscript Koran, written in the style of calligraphy known as Naskhi. Although it contains no record of a date or place, it probably was from Egypt in the 16th century. It is written in Arabic.
Dimensions: 
7.2 x 11.9 in. (18.3 x 30 x 2 cm)
Subject: 
Manuscripts, Arabic (Papyri)--Specimens
Subject: 
detached leaves
Location: 
Egypt
Century: 
Sixteenth century
Language: 
Arabic
Collection: 
Pages from the Past
Type: 
Text
File Format: 
image/jp2
Source: 
Z4 .P33x. Pages from the past : original leaves from rare books and manuscripts. Western Michigan University Special Collections
Publisher: 
Western Michigan University
Rights: 
The digital version is available for education use under ‘Fair Use’ guidelines. For additional permission and further information contact the WMU Libraries: lib-dc@wmich.edu
Digital Date: 
2018