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page of the Qur'an
  • Ismial Al-Faradhy
    active 1990s
    active: Iraq
  • page of the Qur'an, 1990s
  • Where object was made: Iraq
  • ink, gold on paper
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 480 x 321 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 18 7/8 x 12 5/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 16 in
  • Gift of Marilyn Stokstad
  • Not on display
  • 1991.0132
Description
Exhibitions

Double sided tan box with Islamic script in black, red and gold. Page of the Quran beginning with the ending of Chapter 31( Luqman) and the beginning Chapter 32 (Chapter of Prostrations). The page begins in the middle of Verse 33 of Luqman and goes to the end, which is 34. The Prostrations goes to the middle of Verse 3. The handwriting above the text is commentary.