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Ma39ili manuscript from 1st century AH This is an example of what is

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Kufi Manuscripts from second century AH

Approaching Religious Texts in Early Islam: The Sanaa Qur'an Palimpsest as Example

Verses 91-98 of Surat Maryam, followed by the first 12 verses of Surat

Kufi Manuscripts from second century AH

Quotes from and about Islam

Sana'a manuscript

Batinite esotericism is ...

Illuminated Manuscript Poem in Honor of the Prophet Muhammad, Walters Art Museum Ms.

Rustam's Brother and Son Kill Isfandiyar's Sons, illustrated folio ca. 1330-1340 Persian

This large-format, illuminated Timurid copy of the Qur'an is believed to have been produced in Northern India in the ninth century AH / fifteenth CE.

Concise List Of Arabic Manuscripts Of The Qur'an Attributable To The First Century Hijra

Fiction literature[edit]


This is an illuminated and illustrated Safavid copy of the Book of kings (Shāhnāmah) by Firdawsī (d. 411 or 416 AH / CE), dating to the tenth century AH ...

Quran folio, surah al-Fatihah, 13th century AH/AD 19th century (Qajar), Iran.

Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts - The Morgan Library & Museum

The Qur'anic Manuscripts Myth

This deluxe manuscript was first copied in Shiraz in 1411 during the governorship of Iskandar Sultan

A king watches a demon copulating with his donkey Shams al-Dīn Muḥammad al-Ṭūsī, Wonders of Creation. Turkey, century AH CE

Book of kings (Shahnama), Binding, Walters Art Museum Ms. Upper board outside This is an illuminated and illustrated Safavid copy of the Book of kings ...

“A flowering branch with a bird and a butterfly” - Illuminated Manuscript, Album of Persian and Indian calligraphy, century

Those Traditions which are included in Muwwatta of Imam Malik can be also traced in Other Later Hadith Collection around 2nd to 3rd Century A.H.


Manuscript Koran, Left side of a double-page opening with verses of the first

This is an Ottoman Turkish colored drawing of a falconer on horseback produced in the eleventh

Not very many examples of women with their hair completely down - Besançon - BM -

Fragments of an Abbasid Qurʼān, probably written in the third century A.H / ninth century C. The manuscript also contains fine examples of early geometrical ...

... with Porphyre in a medieval Latin manuscript Liber de herbis by Monfredo de Monte Imperiali. Italian manuscript from the first half of the 14th century.

Of course, we must also ask what types of writing were not affected by these practices, ...

Folio from a Qur'an

First page of an Aljamiado manuscript, a sixteenth-century Spanish text in Arabic letters

Extract from manuscript

8), dated to the late 1st century BC or early 1st century CE (example of Hand A and ...

Page of the Gutenberg Bible

Book of kings (Shahnama), Binding, Walters Art Museum Ms. Upper board outside This is an illuminated and illustrated Safavid copy of the Book of kings ...

A folio of the Quran from San'a, written in the 1st century AH

As always ...

Quran (2:191096) from Sana Palimpsest fragment

Illuminated Manuscript Koran, The right side of an illuminated double-page frontispiece, Walters Art Museum Ms.

illuminated headpiece, Walters Art Museum Ms. W.632, fol. 2b This

27. The manuscript was ...

“Shown here is a rare example of embroidered repairs to parchment. We have 2 manuscripts with these types of repairs.

An illustrated and illuminated leaf from a manuscript of Firdausi's Shahnameh Rustam distraught at killing his son Sohrab, Persia, Shiraz, Safavid, ...

anatomy of a horse from 9th century AH (15th century AD) egyptian document.

... Walters Manuscript This is an album (muraqqaʿ) of Persian and Indian calligraphy and paintings, most probably compiled in the thirteenth century AH ...

This illuminated manuscript from about 1460 is the earliest known depiction of the English court.

14th-century Persian manuscript

Byzantine manuscript illustration showing Greek fire in action

Early Hadith collections picture

Representation of “The Last Supper” in a 15th century manuscript. on Flickr.

An important illustrated manuscript of the Ramayana of Tulsidas, signed by Ramcharan Kayasth, Jaipur

An 11th-century Syriac manuscript. The Syriac language is a dialect of Middle Aramaic that was once spoken across much of the Fertile Crescent.

Figure 2: Manuscript page of Kitab Kamil al-sina'ah al-tibbiyah al-ma'ruf bi-al-Malaki by Ali ibn al-'Abbas al-Majusi (10th/11th centuries).

Folio from a Qur'an Manuscript, Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on

Sufis dancing, This manuscript is an illuminated and illustrated copy of the collection of poems

Georgian manuscript of Shahnameh written in the Georgian script.

Pluralism through the Lens of “Spirit and Matter”

Islamic Books

King's 322 f.

good example revised

Stylistically it relates to manuscript production in Shiraz in the tenth century AH / sixteenth CE and early eleventh century AH / seventeenth CE.

9th-century manuscript De re culininaria (sometimes De re coquinaria), attributed to

6th century AH / 12th century AD.

Detail view of a 16th-century Islamic manuscript depicting two large armies at battle

The Très Riches Heures du Duc de Berry, or Très Riches Heures, is possibly

All pages are the same background color; page 24 below comes closest to showing it. We are asking $20,000 for the manuscript.

https://flic.kr/p/dCvGnu | Album of Persian and Indian calligraphy and paintings, Mary and Jesus, Walters Manuscript W.668, fol.10b detail | This is an ...

13th-century manuscript. British Library, London.

An example of polytonic text with ekphonetic neumes in red ink from a Byzantine manuscript, of 1020 AD, displaying the beginning of the Gospel of Luke ...


Attributed to Seyh Hamdullah (Islamic, 1436 (Scribe) PERIOD century AH/AD century AH/AD century (Ottoman) MEDIUM ink and pigments on paper mounted on thin ...

The eye, according to Hunain ibn Ishaq. From a manuscript dated circa 1200.

This illuminated and illustrated Safavid copy of the Collection of poems (dīvān) by Ḥāfiẓ

The Investiture of Ali at Ghadir Khumm (MS Arab 161, fol. 162r, AD 1309/8 Ilkhanid manuscript illustration)

From Kitab-ı bahriye (Book of Navigation) by Piri Reis, Turkey, late century AH / CE – early century AH / CE


Muslims Contribution to the Study and Development of Medical Sciences in 19th Century Nigeria: A Preliminary Account | Muslim Heritage

A page from a copy of Bede's Lives of St. Cuthbert, showing King Athelstan presenting the work to the saint. This manuscript was given to St. Cuthbert's ...

Demonagerie : Photo

18th-century painting, The Crucifixion, by Giovanni Battista Tiepolo.

Illuminated Manuscript. The famous story of Joseph and the Potiphar's wife (Yūsuf & Zulaykhā

A Garland of Ragas

Several bronze mirrors with Khitan inscriptions are known, including this well known example with a 28 character poetic inscription in the .

Maqamat al-Hariri

Fig. 6. (A) Details of the illumination on f. 1 of manuscript MSA II 607 (B) Raman spectra of the red and blue pigments in the first text (f.

Abridgment of the Book of Kings (Shahnama)

Here the illuminated Arabic writing is used for the title of surah (chapter) 78 of the Quran. Of course, decorated initials of individual letters exist in ...

Folio 241b of MS Leiden Or. 298

Manuscript Leaf from an Antiphonary Date: second quarter 15th century Geography: Made in,

A work of Al-Birjandi's, Sharh al-Tadhkirah, a manuscript copy, beginning of 17th Century

A depiction of Cain burying Abel from an illuminated manuscript version of Stories of the Prophets

A full color, illustrated manuscript of the Court in session. Up at the top