[Qurʾan].

Record ID: 
182153
Accession number: 
MS W.20
Title: 
[Qurʾan].
Created: 
[Turkey, 17--]
Binding: 
Limp brown morocco with simple blind-tooled lines, in solander box.
Credit: 
Bequest of Julia Parker Wightman, 1994.
Description: 
177 leaves (1 column, 15 lines), bound : paper ; 77 x 48 mm.
Provenance: 
Philip C. Duschnes, New York; purchased by Julia Parker Wightman from Duschnes in 1963; JPW 7697; Julia Parker Wightman.
Notes: 

Ms. Koran written and decorated in Turkey in the 18th century.
Decoration: text is framed with 3 black ruled lines and 1 gold line. Sūras are written in gold.
Quires of 10; sewing in magenta-colored thread.

Script: 
nasta'liq.
Language: 
Arabic
Century: 
Classification: