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Treasures of Islamic Art: Nurse’s Qur’an (Mashaf Al-Hadinah)

11 July 2023 | Produced by Aimen Jan

Explore the world of Islamic Art in this series, which features collection highlights from the galleries of the Museum of Islamic Art (MIA).

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In this video, the third in a four-part series, Nicoletta Fazio, Curator of Iranian Lands at the Museum of Islamic Art (MIA), presents a bifolio from one of the most celebrated manuscripts in the history of Islamic art – the ‘nurse’s Qur’an’, or ‘Mushaf Al-Hadinah’, highlighting the inimitable presence of women in history.