3 April 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,250
Estimate GBP 600 - GBP 800
A NORTH AFRICAN QUR'AN, DATED AH1042/1632AD
Arabic manuscript on paper, 185ff. with 13ll. of black muhaqqaq with some words in gilt, some in blue and in red, headings in larger red and blue script on a scrolling gilt ground, 4 pages of illumination, including illustrations of a mihrab, in brown tooled morocco binding - folio 4 x 3 3/4in (10 x 9.5cm)
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