Tiny ancient Koran on display in Isra...

Tiny ancient Koran on display in Israel for Ramadan

A 10th-century Koran, unique in size and style, has gone on display for the first time as part of a collection of Islamic texts being shown at Israel's National Library to mark the Muslim holy month of Ramadan. The 16 texts, all from the 10th through to the 18th centuries, are shown in a small room, with an entrance decorated by ornate flowers that resemble the manuscripts in the showcase.

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