Lot 38
  • 38

AN ILLUMINATED COLLECTION OF PRAYERS, INCLUDING DALA’IL AL-KHAYRAT, COPIED BY MEHMED SA’DULLAH, KNOWN AS ‘ARABZADE, TURKEY, OTTOMAN, DATED 1245 AH/1830-31 AD |

Estimate
18,000 - 25,000 GBP
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Description

Arabic manuscript on paper, 93 leaves plus 4 fly-leaves, 11 lines to the page written in ta’liq script in black ink, ruled in gold and black, verses marked by a gold dotted circle, gold and polychrome markers in the margins, gold and polychrome cartouches marking chapters, three illuminated headings on f.1b, f.10b and f.23b, illustrations of Mecca and Medina on f.22b and f.23a, green leather binding with gilt central decoration, with flap
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