#ExhibitionIslam •Holy Scriptures•


•Beautiful 18th century CE Ottoman Quran pages, decorated with gold diacritics throughout, with gold margins on each page.•


•A magnificent handwritten leaf from a Quran fragment, probably Banda, before AH 1208/1790-1 CE. There are eleven lines of strong black nakth script within gold clouds, gold roundels between verses, illumimated marginal medallions, marking every tenth verse, red persian interliner translation, surah headings in red, margins with tafsir written in black and red, final folio with commentary dated 1205.•


•18th century jewish torah scroll from Libya. Written on leather skin.•

•A rare 19th century CE torah fragment from morocco.•

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