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22/07/2015 Ancient Qur'an fragments are discovered

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University of Birmingham Qur’an manuscript among world’s oldest

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'Oldest' Koran found in Birmingham - BBC News

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Discovery of The Oldest Quran Fragments | Dr. Shabir Ally

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Jay Smith Reveals Information Concerning Birmingham Quran

So called Birmingham Quran manuscript is a piece of parchment with parts of Islamic parts of Surahs 19 to 20. They are written in ink on parchment, using an Arabic Hijazi script and still clearly readable. The manuscript was radiocarbon dated between 568 and 645 AD. Muhammad lived from around 570 to 632.
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