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    Sale 5830

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    3 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 59

    A QAJAR MANUSCRIPT, IRAN, DATED AH1273/1856AD

    Price Realised  

    A QAJAR MANUSCRIPT, IRAN, DATED AH1273/1856AD
    Persian manuscript on paper, 20ff. with 9ll. of black naskh within cloud bands on a gilt ground, red diacriticals, within a blue border, outer black rule, opening folio with illuminated heading in cobalt blue, pink and black, lacquer binding with inscription cartouches to border - folio 9 1/2 x 6in (24.2 x 15.1cm)


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