Lot 131
  • 131

Sa'adi (d.1292 AD), Gulistan, Turkey, Constantinople, Ottoman, dated 955 AH/1548-49 AD

5,000 - 7,000 GBP
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  • ink on paper with leather binding
Persian manuscript on paper, 123 leaves, 11 lines to the page, written in small nasta'liq script in black ink, keywords picked out in red, catchwords, margins ruled in gold, black and blue, opening page with illuminated headpiece in colours and gold, later red morocco binding with gilt-stamped central cartouches and ropework border, with flap