Manuscript/Mixed Material Sūrat al-Qāf. سورة القاف. / SURAT / AL / AHQĀF

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Title
Sūrat al-Qāf.
Other Title
سورة القاف.
SURAT / AL / AHQĀF
Summary
Sūrat al-Ahqāf with interlinear Persian translation.
Created / Published
[18th century]
Subject Headings
-  Manuscripts, Arabic--Washington (D.C.)
-  Manuscripts, Persian--Washington (D.C.)
Notes
-  Manuscript.
-  Arabic and Persian.
-  [Source of title]
-  Scribe not identified.
-  Written in India.
-  Paper; cream or light beige color paper in very poor condition; the signatures are held together loosely with fine white threads; the opening pages are badly damaged; pages are illuminated with large and unusual, spade-shaped, Indian-style blue and gold decorations with tiny red decorative motifs framing the text on the first two pages; there are many losses, especially on the first page; Arabic text is in black ink and the interlinear Persian translation in red.
-  Bihari style cursive naskh
-  Several small illuminations in the margins.
-  [Collation]
-  Library of Congress. Persian manuscript, M142.
-  Lacks binding; existing acidic endpapers are very brittle.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress website.
Medium
50 leaves, paper : disbound ; 15 x 24 cm
Call Number/Physical Location
BP128.94 .A2 1700z
Digital Id
https://0-hdl.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/loc.amed/plmp.m142
Library of Congress Control Number
2017498316
Online Format
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Description
Sūrat al-Ahqāf with interlinear Persian translation.
LCCN Permalink
https://0-lccn.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/2017498316
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Credit Line: Library of Congress, African and Middle East Division, Near East Section Persian Manuscript Collection

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