• Indian & Islamic Works of Art  auction at Christies

    Sale 5836

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    9 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 398

    A QUR'ANIC SELECTION, DAGHESTAN, 19TH CENTURY

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    A QUR'ANIC SELECTION, DAGHESTAN, 19TH CENTURY
    Arabic manuscript on paper, 23ff. with 8ll. of large bold thuluth script, gold roundel verse markers, containing the Sura Al Fatiha, Sura Al Kahf, Sura Ad-Duha, Sura Al-Qadar, Sura Al-Zilzaal, Sura al-Takasm, opening illumination, verse heading with illumination, in card covers - folio 16 1/2 x 13 1/4in (42 x 33.5cm)


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