MS. Bodl. Or. 793 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)
1 copy of al-Qurʼān
From the library of Tipu Sultan, Fath ʻAli, Nawab of Mysore, r. 1753-1799
For another Qurʼān of similar provenance, see Manuscripts of the Middle East 6 (1992), p. 7b-8a
See also Edinburgh University Library, "Or. MS 148"
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