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Language: Arabic

Date: unknown

UK Special Collections Arabic Script Codex #19

This small (16cm) prayer book, featuring gold leaf and ink drawings, includes various names and attributes of the Prophet (Allah bless him and give him peace). The manuscript is bound in brown leather with gilt trim, and the exhibited pages depict the Great Mosque in Mecca.

Curation Date

10-2014

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Special Collections Research Center, University of Kentucky Libraries

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Keywords

Middle East, Calligraphic manuscripts, Prophet

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