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Selected Passages from the Qur'an

A work made of gold and color on paper and leather.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of gold and color on paper and leather.

Date:

Ottoman period, c. 1900

Artist:

Syria
probably Damascus

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Asia

Title

Selected Passages from the Qur'an

Date

Made 1800–1899

Medium

Gold and color on paper and leather

Dimensions

35.8 × 24.5 cm (14 1/8 × 9 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Purchased with funds provided by the Asian Art Council of the Art Institute of Chicago

Reference Number

2014.630

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