The Blue Quran is perhaps one of the most beautiful manuscripts from the Middle Ages. The entire Quran was produced in North Africa during the Fatimid period. The original Quran was made of parchment which was dyed blue. The entire blue parchment Quran was illuminated in gold ink. The woodburned plaque we have created here at The Arabesque is made from basswood and stained in a blue color which attempts to emulate the original parchment. The writing has been woodburned into the surface and then handpainted over with gold oil paint. The surface has been protected with a clear gloss varnish. The piece measures 8 x 10 x .8 inches. It is a unique tribute to the Blue Quran and our way to bring a little piece of history to your world.
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Yes. We can gift wrap your purchase for an additional $10.00 service charge. Your gift wrapping is guaranteed to be unique and one of a kind. We use a variety of paper, ribbon, and decorative embellishments to create a very elegant gift wrap. Just let us know in a note at checkout that you would like your gift wrapped and we will create a gift wrapping listing for you in order to bill you for the service.
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Jan 24, 2021
Beautiful! A continuous source of admiration and contemplation...
Oct 15, 2019
This is an absolutely beautiful piece with such a high level of quality, it reminded me of a piece I might see in a museum. The materials, colors, and historical design of a part of the Quran makes a great starter tif discussions for an academic office!
Oct 5, 2019
The picture doesn't do this piece justice. It particularly looks good on a brick wall.
Jan 16, 2019
Received the blue Quran today and it is stunning! Pictures don't do it justice. I think this has to be the nicest thing I've bought for my house.
Nov 6, 2017
It's simply beautiful!