Miniature book with sections of the Quran



Accession Number
AR50/3540
Current Location
House of Life (first floor), Maths and writing case, Writing
Object Type
Written document, Book
Period
Islamic Period
Materials
Metals/alloys (Copper alloy) | Plant products (Paper)
Provenance
Egypt, Armant
Measurements
Width: 23mm | Length: 25mm | Depth: 7-8mm (estimated)
Number of Elements
1

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Description

A miniature book with sections of the Quran from Armant (approximately thirteen double sided pieces). It is printed and metal bound. Miniature Quran's and parts of the Koran were often used as charms. Miniature Qurans are still produced today.

Audio

Language
Arabic
Script
Arabic
Last modified: 05 Oct 2020

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