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An illuminated Qur’an, copied by Lutf ’Ali Afshar Arumi, Persia, Qajar, dated 1219 AH/1804 AD
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8,00012,000
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65
An illuminated Qur’an, copied by Lutf ’Ali Afshar Arumi, Persia, Qajar, dated 1219 AH/1804 AD
Estimate
8,00012,000
JUMP TO LOT

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An illuminated Qur’an, copied by Lutf ’Ali Afshar Arumi, Persia, Qajar, dated 1219 AH/1804 AD
Arabic manuscript on paper, 271 leaves plus 4 flyleaves, 16 lines to the page, written in naskh script in black ink, verses separated by pointed gold roundels, surah headings in red thuluth against a gold ground within cartouches occasionally decorated with gold and blue, hizb and juz' marginal markers in gold and red, ruled in blue and gold, opening gold and polychrome double-page frontispiece composed of a thick border of split-palmettes and interlacing flowers, in lacquer binding decorated with flowers
20.4 by 12.7cm.
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