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    Sale 5830

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    3 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 21

    A QAJAR MANUSCRIPT, SIGNED MUHAMMAD TAHER, DATED AH1290/1873AD

    Price Realised  

    A QAJAR MANUSCRIPT, SIGNED MUHAMMAD TAHER, DATED AH1290/1873AD
    Persian manuscript on paper, 13ff. with 6ll. of black nast'liq within cloud bands on a gilt ground, within red border, outer gold border, corrections in red, opening folio with illuminated header in cobalt with red and pink floral decoration, brown leather cover with black outer border - 5 1/2 x 3 1/2in (14 x 9cm)


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