The Qur'an

Scope and Content

Qur'an in red silk case. Red, blue and gilt margins, gold stops. Copied in 1773, in naskhi, Arabic.

Administrative / Biographical History


Access Information

By appointment with the Keeper of Manuscripts. Access to records containing confidential information may be restricted.

Acquisition Information

From Mrs Imrie, Dunfermline, 1935, catalogued by DM Dunlop.


Call number used to be msBP100.D73

Other Finding Aids

Individual Manuscripts and Small Collections database available as part of Manuscripts Database.

Archivist's Note

Description compiled by Maia Sheridan, Archives Hub project archivist, based on material from the Manuscripts Database

Conditions Governing Use

Applications for permission to quote should be sent to the Keeper of Manuscripts. Reproduction subject to usual conditions: educational use and condition of documents.