The image on this bookmark is from Chester Beatty’s Islamic collection and is an extraordinary example of the arts of the book in sixteenth-century Iran. This splendid Qu`ran was produced in the city of Shiraz and the sacred text was written out by renowned master-calligrapher Ruzbihan.
Folded card bookmark with a magnetic closure. Bookmark size 10.5 x 4.5 cm.
- Dimensions: 10.5 x 4.5 cm
- Image details: The Ruzbihan Qur’an, Ruzbihan Muhammad al-Tab’i al-Shirazi
Shiraz, Mid 16th century, CBL Is 1558
- Material: Folded card bookmark with a magnetic closure