Illuminated Qur'an manuscript

Calligraphy by Hafiz Moussa Djevahitdjzade, Turkish

Geography:
Made in Turkey, Asia

Date:
18th century

Medium:
Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper; covered in painted and stamped leather

Dimensions:
6 3/4 x 4 3/4 inches (17.1 x 12.1 cm)

Curatorial Department:
East Asian Art

* Gallery 221, Asian Art, second floor

Accession Number:
1933-11-10

Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Richard Waln Meirs, 1933

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