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Blue Qur'an  
TitleBlue Qur'an
Object typeparchment 
DescriptionEnglish: Folio from the so-called Blue Qur'an (sura 30:28-32), Fatimid artwork.
Français : Folio du « Coran bleu », sourate 30:28-32, œuvre fatimide.
Date9th century –10th century
Mediumgold and silver on indigo-dyed​parchment
DimensionsHeight: 30.4 cm (11.9 in); Width: 40.2 cm (15.8 in)
Metropolitan Museum of Art 
Native nameMetropolitan Museum of Art
LocationManhattan, New York City, United States of America
Coordinates40° 46′ 45.84″ N, 73° 57′ 47.16″ W
Web pagewww.metmuseum.org 
Authority control
Current locationDepartment of Islamic Art, gallery 450
Accession number2004.88
Object historyEnglish: from Tunisia, probably Qairawan
Français : Provenance : Tunisie, probablement Qairawan
Credit linepurchase through the Lila Acheson Wallace Gift, 2004
Source/PhotographerMarie-Lan Nguyen (2011)
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AuthorMarie-Lan Nguyen
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Date and time of data generation12:41, 10 November 2011
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