3 April 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,125
Estimate GBP 600 - GBP 800
A KASHMIRI QUR'AN, INDIA, 19TH CENTURY
Arabic manuscript on paper, approx 300ff. with 14ll. of black naskh text in cloud bands on a gilt ground, within gold border, red and blue outer ruler, opening illumniated bifolium, red leather binding with brown gilt tooled panels to front, back and spine - folio 7 3/4 x 4 1/2in (19.5 x 11.5cm)
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