3 April 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 10,000
Estimate GBP 1,500 - GBP 2,500
A KASHMIRI QUR'AN, NORTH INDIA, MID-18TH CENTURY
Arabic manuscript on paper, 63ff. with 39ll. of small neat black naskh, corrections in red, gold border, outer rule in red and blue, margins throughout with gilt floral decoration, opening bifolium with illuminated roundels with lines of white text, surrounding floral decoration on gilt, red leather binding with gilt central medallion and cornices, outer border - folio 9 1/2 x 6in (24 x 15.2cm)
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Please note this lot is in Arabic.