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    Sale 5830

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    3 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 231

    A NORTH INDIAN QUR'AN, LATE 18TH CENTURY

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    A NORTH INDIAN QUR'AN, LATE 18TH CENTURY
    Arabic manuscript on brown paper, 353ff. with 12ll. of black naskh within gold border, blue outer rule, gold rosettes between verses, marginal illumination, 2 illuminated opening bifolium, in card covers with purple silk - folio 11 3/4 x 8 1/4in (30 x 21cm)


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