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    Sale 12283

    Arts & Textiles of the Islamic & Indian Worlds

    21 October 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 143

    A COMPLETE QUR'AN IN 30 VOLUMES

    BY HAFIZ 'UTHMAN, FROM A COPY DATED AH 1097/1685-86 AD, OTTOMAN TURKEY, DATED AH 1301/1883-84 AD

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    A COMPLETE QUR'AN IN 30 VOLUMES
    BY HAFIZ 'UTHMAN, FROM A COPY DATED AH 1097/1685-86 AD, OTTOMAN TURKEY, DATED AH 1301/1883-84 AD
    Lithographic copy of an Arabic manuscript, each juz' with 11ll. of black naskh to the page, rosette verse markers, illuminated headpieces, text within black rules, with catchwords, juz' XXX with colophon signed Hafiz 'Uthman and Printing Press date of AH 1301
    Folio 10 ¼ x 7in. (26 x 17.5cm.)


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