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Name of Object:

Qur´an folio

Location:

Kuwait City, Kuwait

Holding Museum:

Dar al-Athar al-Islamiyyah

About Dar al-Athar al-Islamiyyah, Kuwait City

Date of Object:

Hegira 3rd century / AD 9th century

Museum Inventory Number:

LNS 203 MS

Provenance:

Maghrib; Tunis; Kairouan

Description:

Parchment folio from a manuscript of the Qur´an in kufic script (Sura 4: verses 170-3).

Citation of this web page:

 "Qur´an folio" in Explore Islamic Art Collections. Museum With No Frontiers, 2017. http://www.discoverislamicart.org/database_item.php?id=object;EPM;kw;Mus21;4;en

MWNF Working Number: KW 04

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