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St. Louis, Saint Louis University, Pius XII Memorial Library, Special Collections,  VFL MS 041
Description: f. 1 - Society of Foliophiles, NY: Specimens of Oriental Mss. and Printing, 1928, No. 23.
Notes:-Part of a portfolio of single manuscript leaves issued as a set by the Society of Foliophiles in 1928.
Acknowledgments: - We are grateful to Robert Hillenbrand and Carole Hillenbrand for their generous consultation.
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 2
Direct Link: http://ds.lib.berkeley.edu/VFLMS041_44
Language: Arabic Country: Nigeria? Century: 19th
View MARC record (VFL MS 041): https://libcat.slu.edu/record=b3600225~S5

Part 1: Single leaf
Description: - paper - 209 x 165 mm - Written in 11 long lines.
Country: Nigeria?Cardinal point:
Region: City:
Assigned Date: s. IXSearchable Date Range: 1800 - 1899
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: NoNumber of Scribes:
Script: Maghribī in black ink with rubrics in red and yellow highlights.
Other Decoration: On the recto, a full-length marginal cartouche in red ink highlighted with yellow.
Notes: Arabic
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: Folio a
Title: Qu'ran
Language(s): Arabic
Notes: Includes Sura 29, al-ʻAnkabūt (The Spider), incomplete. 
Status of text: Fragment
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  VFL MS 041, folio a, recto.
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  VFL MS 041, folio a, verso.
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