An exquisite manuscript of the Holy Qur'an - dated 1187 AH

The following is a digital edition of an exquisite manuscript (mushaf) of the Holy Qur’an.  Description:
Scribe – Mullah Muhammad ibn Mullah
Year of compilation – 1187 AH
Number of folio pages – 267
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An exquisite Qur’an once owned by Sultan Abdal Hamid II

This is a beautiful handwritten colour manuscript copy of the Holy Qur’an (mushaf) completed in the year 1896 CE.  It was once owned by the Ottoman Caliph, Sultan Abdal Hamid II.
An image from the opening page of this copy of the mushaf:

Manuscript details and source:

 

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A beautiful Qur’an once owned by Sultan Abdal Hamid II - 1627 CE

This is a beautiful handwritten colour manuscript copy of the Holy Qur’an (mushaf) completed in the year 1627 CE.  It was once owned by the Ottoman Caliph, Sultan Abdal Hamid II.

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Tafsir al-Qurtubi - one volume in English

The following is the first known English translation of the famous commentary on the Holy Qur’an, known as Tafsir al-Qurtubi.  Only the first volume seems to have been translated and published.  One of the objectives of this tafsir was to extrapolate juristic rulings from the Qur’an as…

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A beautiful Qur’an once owned by Sultan Abdal Hamid II – dated 1623 CE

This is a beautiful handwritten colour manuscript copy of the Holy Qur’an (mushaf) completed in the year1623 CE.  It was once owned by the Ottoman Caliph, Sultan Abdal Hamid II.

Manuscript details:

Koran : manuscript, [1623].
القرآن : manuscript، [1623].

Other Authors:
Abdülhamid II, Sultan of the Turks, 1842-1918,

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