Lot 8
  • 8

Sharaf al-Din Abu 'Abdullah Muhammad ibn Hassan al-Busiri (d.1296-97 AD), Qasida al-Burda, copied by Kamal ibn al-Shahab al-Katib al-Yazdi, Turkey, Ottoman, dated 896 AH/1490-91 AD

3,000 - 5,000 GBP
6,875 GBP
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  • ink on paper, bound
Arabic manuscript on paper, 8 leaves, plus 2 flyleaves, 11 lines to the page, the first, middle and last written in elegant black muhaqqaq script, the intervening lines in neat black naskh, margins ruled in gold and blue, in brown stamped morocco binding, with flap

Catalogue Note

For more on the Qasida al-Burda, please see catalogue note to lot 10.