Illuminated opening

from: Qur’an of Ibn al-Bawwāb, early 5th century AH/ 11th century CE

Dublin, Chester Beatty Library, MS. K. 16, folio 284b, 285a

from: Qur’an of Ibn al-Bawwāb, early 5th century AH/ 11th century CE

Dublin, Chester Beatty Library, MS. K. 16, folio 284b, 285a

Format: 11,7 x 13,7 cm

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