18 April 2016,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 7,500
Estimate GBP 1,000 - GBP 1,500
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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