Lot 25
  • 25

A rare large circular Qur'an, copied by Hasan Nahsin, Turkey, Ottoman, dated 1262 AH/1845 AD

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18,000 - 25,000 GBP
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Description

  • ink on paper, bound leather
Arabic manuscript on round paper, 32 leaves, 33 lines to the page, written in small and neat naskh script in black ink, first and last pages with the names 'Allah' and 'Muhammad' in large red ink against a gold ground, each page ruled in red and gold, catchwords, red leather binding with silk covers and gilt scroll work edging, in later bespoke leather box
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