A Perg. 203: A Qur'anic Manuscript From The Beginning Of 2nd Century Hijra In The Austrian National Library
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First Composed: 29th November 2001
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Assalamu ʿalaykum wa rahamatullahi wa barakatuhu:
Beginning of 2nd century hijra.
A Perg. 203.
Sūrah Muzzammil verses 6 to 19 on hair side. Sūrah Muzzammil verse 19 to Sūrah Muddaththir verse 5 on flesh side.
Yellowish, medium strong parchment, strongly twisted; dark-brown ink. The internal part of the page is missing. The writing size might have amounted to completely approx. 64 mm x 80 mm.
Austrian National Library, Vienna.
We are grateful to the Austrian National Library, Vienna, for providing us the manuscript.
 H. Loebenstein, Koranfragmente Auf Pergament Aus Der Papyrussammlung Der Österreichischen Nationalbibliothek, Textband, 1982, Österreichische Nationalbibliothek: Wein, p. 36. This contains the description of the manuscript.
 H. Loebenstein, Koranfragmente Auf Pergament Aus Der Papyrussammlung Der Österreichischen Nationalbibliothek, Tafelband, 1982, Österreichische Nationalbibliothek: Wein, Tafel 11. This contains the pictures of the manuscript.
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