• [القرآن. سورة 21:15-36 ؛ 23:76-80 ؛ 36:20-23 ؛ 69:35-37 و 38-41 ؛ 5:31-78].
  • [al-Qurʾān. Sūrah 21:15-36 ; 23:76-80 ; 36:20-23 ; 69:35-37 and 38-41 ; 5:31-78].

Language:
  • Arabic
Call number:
  • Islamic Manuscripts, Garrett no. 14G
  • Electronic Resource
Extent:
  • 8 leaves : parchment.
Format:
  • Manuscript
  • Book
Description:
  • Ms. leaves.
Publisher:
  • [between 7--? and 8--?]
Subject:
  • Manuscripts, Arabic—New Jersey—Princeton
Date:
  • 0700-0800
Abstract:
  • Collection of Qurʾanic fragments on parchment, probably dating to the 8th or 9th cent.
Collections:
Edm rights:
  • No Known Copyright
Identifier:
  • ark:/88435/rj430459r
Contents:
  • 1. 14G(a): Sūrah 21:15(end)-36(beginning) (recto: 15-26 ; verso: 26-36). -- 1 leaf : parchment ; 320 x 245 (275 x 210) mm. Defective leaf with loss of text at edges. 17 lines to the page ; recto is hair; Hijāzī I script (alif 200 mm.) ; occasional diacritical strokes. 8th cent.?
  • 2. 14G(b): Sūrah 23:76(end)-80(beginning) (recto: 76-77 ; verso: 78-80). -- 1 leaf : parchment ; 82 x 220 (60 x 165) mm. Upper portion of a larger page. 5 lines ; recto is flesh ; early Abbasid script, close to style D.II. A few red dots ; rosette in gold with blue and gold dots. 9th cent.?
  • 3. 14G(c): Sūrah 36:20(end)-23(beginning) (recto: 20-21 ; verso: 21-23). -- 1 leaf : parchment ; 155 x 255 (85 x 165) mm. 5 lines to the page ; recto is flesh ; early Abbasid script. Red dots, green dots and strokes ; one device consisting of three large gold dots arranged in triangle with stem ; one medallion in gold, green, and red on the margin of the verso, with inscription in gold: "ʻishrūn" (280 mm.). Stained. Similar to The Abbasid Tradition (1992), no. 25. 9th cent.?
  • 4. 14G(d): Sūrah 69:35(last word)-37 and 38(last letter)-41(beginning). --1 leaf : parchment ; 160 x 285 (80 x 210) mm. Lower portion of a larger page. 4 lines ; recto is hair ; early Abbasid script. Red dots ; mark for end of each verse; mark for five verses on the margin, consisting of inscription in gold inscribed in a circle in gold, with black and red dots. Support eaten by ink. 9th cent.?
  • 5. 14G(e): Sūrah 5:31(end)-78(beginning). -- 4 leaves : parchment ; 125 x 180 (90 x 140) mm. Dense writing surface with 16 lines to the page ; early Abbasid script (yāʾ 6 mm.). The flesh/hair sequence is as follows: FHFHHFHF. Red dots. Stained. 9th cent.?
Spatial:
  • New Jersey
References:
  • Hitti, P. Garrett coll., 1139, 1140, 1141, 1142, 1143
Uniform title:
  • Koran. Selections
Source acquisition:
  • Gift ; Robert Garrett, Class of 1897 ; 1942.
Location:
  • HSVM Islamic Manuscripts, Garrett no. 14G
  • HSVM Electronic Resource
  • ELF1 Islamic Manuscripts, Garrett no. 14G
  • ELF1 Electronic Resource