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    Sale 13206

    Islamic Manuscripts Featuring The Mohamed Makiya Collection

    18 April 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 6

    A COLLECTION OF HADITH

    ILKHANID IRAN, 13TH/14TH CENTURY

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    A COLLECTION OF HADITH
    ILKHANID IRAN, 13TH/14TH CENTURY
    Vol. I, arranged alphabetically, Arabic manuscript on paper, 145ff. plus two modern fly-leaves, each folio with 18-21ll. of black naskh script, in multiple hands, titles and important words in red, marginal markers in red, with catchwords, first folio lacking, starting with the first letter of the alphabet hamza', incomplete at end, occasional marginal notes, with H. Kevorkian's hand written note, in modern marbled paper covered binding
    Folio 8 x 5 7/8in. (20.2 x 14.5cm.)


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    This work starts with the beginning of the alphabet, the letter hamza, and ends with the letter ra.

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    The Hagop Kevorkian Collection