Page from a manuscript, 5 lines/script of text with Gold rosettes mark between verses.  In the centre an illuminated rectangle with script inside, inside each end of the rectangle, diamond containing a cruciform arrangement of pink trefoils and dark blue lancets upon pale green, surrounded by gold foliate scroll-pattern.
AKM225, Folio from a Qur’an Manuscript

© The Aga Khan Museum

13 lines of script in black, with gold floral roundels mark between verses. A margin ornament has been patched over.
AKM225, Folio from a Qur’an Manuscript, Back

© The Aga Khan Museum

Click on the image to zoom

Folio from a Qur’an Manuscript
Front: Q59: 22-24, Q60: 1
Back: Q60: 1-6
  • Accession Number:AKM225
  • Place:Egypt
  • Dimensions:folio: 45 x 33.3 cm
  • Date:early 14th century
  • Materials and Technique:ink, opaque watercolour, and gold on paper

Note: This online resource is reviewed and updated on an ongoing basis. We are committed to improving this information and will revise and update knowledge about this object as it becomes available.


Get connected. Stay engaged. Sign up for the latest updates from the Aga Khan Museum