Lot 33
  • 33

AN ILLUMINATED MINIATURE QUR'AN, COPIED BY AHMAD AL-NAYRIZI, PERSIA, SAFAVID, DATED 1119 AH/1707-8 AD |

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

Arabic manuscript on paper, 256 leaves plus 6 fly-leaves, 17 lines to the page written in black naskh, ruled in polychrome and gold, verses separated by gold pointed dots, surah headings in red thuluth against a gold ground, opening double page frontispiece decorated with floral gold and polychrome interlace, in brown stamped leather binding
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