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Qur'an cover

A work made of leather; exterior: embossed and gilt decoration; interior: filigree and gilt decoration.
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  • A work made of leather; exterior: embossed and gilt decoration; interior: filigree and gilt decoration.

Date:

17th century

Artist:

Iran

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Asia

Artist

Islamic

Title

Qur'an cover

Origin

Iran

Date

1600–1700

Medium

Leather; exterior: embossed and gilt decoration; interior: filigree and gilt decoration

Dimensions

Overall: 19.4 × 36.2 × .125 cm (7 5/8 × 14 1/4 × 1/8 in.); Closed: 19.4 × 13.0 × .437 cm (7 5/8 × 5 1/8 × 7/16 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Logan-Patten-Ryerson Collection

Reference Number

1926.2011

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