Artist possibly Islamic, Egyptian
Artist possibly Islamic, Iraqi
Title
  • Miniature Qur'an Folio
Date 9th century
Medium Ink and colors on parchment
Dimensions Overall (margins): 4 1/8 × 5 1/4 inches (10.5 × 13.3 cm)
Overall (folio): 1 1/2 × 2 11/16 inches (3.8 × 6.8 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase
Accession Number 25.72.A
Department Islamic Art
On View Islamic N120, Level 1 (see map)
Inscriptions Inscribed, Qur'an 6:125 (7th word) - Qur'an 6:129 (8th word).
(Kirkor Minassian, Esq., New York, New York, USA);
1925-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)