Lot 22
  • 22

AN ILLUMINATED COLLECTION OF PRAYERS, INCLUDING DALA’IL AL-KHAYRAT, SIGNED BY MEHMED SAIF AL-DIN, TURKEY, OTTOMAN, DATED 1189 AH/1775-76 AD |

Estimate
3,000 - 5,000 GBP
Sold
3,750 GBP
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Description

Arabic manuscript on light pink paper, 70 leaves plus 2 fly-leaves, 13 lines to the page, written in black naskh, ruled in gold and red, verses marked by a gold dotted circle, gold and polychrome cartouches marking chapters, two illuminated headings on f.1b, f.13b, illustrations of Mecca and Medina on f.12b and 13a, in gilt-stamped Ottoman binding with a central red medallion, with flap
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