9 October 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,250
Estimate GBP 1,800 - GBP 2,400
A TIMURID QUR'AN JUZ, IRAN, 14TH CENTURY
Arabic manuscript on paper, 14ff., each page with three headings in bold thuluth script and below 4ll. of black naskh, gold rosette verse markers beween floral gilt borders, gold roundels to margins, opening folio with illuminated header, in brown morocco binding with tooled gilt medallion - folio 9 3/4 x 7 1/8in (24.5 x 18.3cm)
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