Magnetic bookmark Ruzbihan Qur’an


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