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Two pages of a Qur’an

late 18th–early 19th century

Opaque watercolor, ink and gold on paper

1.: 15.7 × 9.1 cm (6 3/16 × 3 9/16 in.) 2.: 15.7 × 9.1 cm (6 3/16 × 3 9/16 in.) framed: 50.6 × 37.9 × 4 cm (19 15/16 × 14 15/16 × 1 9/16 in.)
The Vera M. and John D. MacDonald, B.A. 1927, Collection, Gift of Mrs. John D. MacDonald
2001.138.79.1-.2
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
Iranian, Islamic
Period: 
Qajar dynasty (1779–1924)
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Manuscripts
Provenance: 

Vera M. and John D. MacDonald, Boston, Mass. to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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