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26 type designers

Description: 3D scanned models of a Rubik's cube describing designers of type.
Date: 2016
Item Type: Dataset
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

Heures de la jeunesse

Description: 3D scanned model of the miniature book: Book of Hours. The physical item is bound in textured red paper-covered boards with gilt floral borders. The spine is lacking.
Date: 2016
Creator: Catholic Church
Item Type: Dataset
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

Koran

Description: 3D scan models of a miniature Koran case. The case is octagonal and silver with loops on side and decorated with Arabic text. The case holds a octagonal Korans called a banner Koran which were known to have been hung on standards with flags and carried into battle. Gruber, C. J. The Islamic manuscript tradition, p. 64
Date: 2016
Item Type: Dataset
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

Miniature Koran leaves

Description: 3D scanned models of leaves from a miniature Koran. Housed in rectangular brass(?) locket with oval applied lenticular illustration on cover showing bearded male figures in robes.
Date: 2016
Item Type: Dataset
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections