The Quran in East and West: Manuscripts and Printed Books

Item Information

Quran, front cover

Dublin Core

Title

Quran, front cover

Subject

Islamic book

Description

blind-tooled and gilt-painted leather binding with flap

Date

1849 to 1850 (1266 HIJRA)

Contributor

Muṣṭafā Ṣifat al-Qunawī

Language

ara

Identifier

CLIO id: 4488501

Additional Item Metadata

Spatial Coverage

Ottoman Empire

Provenance

unknown

Citation

M. Krek, "Islamic Manuscripts in North American Libraries: Part 5 - Union Theological Seminary Library," MELA Notes, no. 36 (Fall 1985), p. 4 s.v. 2

MODS

Key Date

1849 1850

Type of Date

ex

Place of Origin

Ottoman Empire

Form/Genre

manuscripts

Repository Name

nnc-ut

Shelf Location

Burke Arabic MS 5

Language of Cataloging

eng

Digital Origin

rd

Collection

Arabic manuscripts collection

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

book with envelope binding

Physical Dimensions

18 x 12 cm (board)

Citation

“Quran, front cover,” Columbia University Libraries Online Exhibitions, accessed June 18, 2024, https://exhibitions.library.columbia.edu/exhibits/show/quran/item/6166.

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