University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:48-29-81
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Egypt
Period: Islamic
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Paper
Ink
Leather
Iconography:Koran
Credit Line:Gift of Presbyterian Board of Missions, 1948

Description

Dated 1311 H. Printed, bound in dark blue buckram (?) with inscriptions and decoration in silver on front and back covers. This type often enclosed in a leather case and used as a charm.


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