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    Sale 13206

    Islamic Manuscripts Featuring The Mohamed Makiya Collection

    18 April 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 47

    A FINE SUDANESE PRAYER BOOK

    SUDAN, 19TH CENTURY

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    A FINE SUDANESE PRAYER BOOK
    SUDAN, 19TH CENTURY
    Arabic manuscript on paper, 369ff., each folio with 5ll. of black sudani script, the name of Allah and Muhammad picked out in red, with red vocalization, yellow highlights, with occasional illuminated panels, catchwords, in original leather binding, with two wood covers
    Folio 6 ¾ x 4 ¼in, (17.3 x 10.8cm.)


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