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A large illuminated Qur'an juz' (V), Persia, Safavid, 16th century
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15,00025,000
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39
A large illuminated Qur'an juz' (V), Persia, Safavid, 16th century
Estimate
15,00025,000
JUMP TO LOT

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A large illuminated Qur'an juz' (V), Persia, Safavid, 16th century
text surah al-Nisa (IV) vv.24-147
Arabic manuscript on paper, 15 pages plus 1 fly-leaf, 13 lines to the page, the text in black naskh divided into two black lines alternated with 3 lines of gold thuluth, ruled in gold, flanked by panels with gold geometric sections, verses separated by pointed gold roundels, gold round verse markers in the margins, f.1b with a polychrome and gold heading, in gilt-stamped binding
35.5 by 22cm.
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