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Folio from the "Blue Qur'an"

Object Name: Folio from a non-illustrated manuscript
Date: second half 9th–mid-10th century
Geography: Tunisia, probably Qairawan
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Gold and silver on indigo-dyed parchment
Dimensions: 11 15/16 x 15 13/16 in. (30.4 x 40.2 cm)
Classification: Codices
Credit Line: Purchase, Lila Acheson Wallace Gift, 2004
Accession Number: 2004.88

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