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Dome at Dusk: Islamic bookbinding – an Indonesian Qur'an

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Date
27 February 2020, 6:00pm6:30pm
Cost
Free
Bookings
Location Dome Galleries, Level 4
The Dome
Accessibility Has wheelchair access

Join State Library Victoria collection care staff to find out about the distinctive bookbinding techniques and materials used in the Library’s small but fascinating collection of Islamic manuscripts. The Michael Abbott Collection of South-East Asian Islamic Manuscripts is made up of 50 handwritten and printed items, mostly produced in Indonesia from the late 19th to early 20th centuries.