Kursis

Refers to boxes or chests of pedestal form for the Koran; it can also refer to thrones or preachers' seats in a mosque as well as to large lecterns on which readers of the Koran sit.

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30802
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kursis
kursi
kursi's Dutch
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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300264255. The J. Paul Getty Trust.