26 October 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 875
Estimate GBP 800 - GBP 1,200
AHMAD IBN HAMID MUNSHI: TARIKH-E KERMAN: QAJAR IRAN, RAJAB AH 1282 (NOVEMBER-DECEMBER 1865 AD)
History of Kirman, Persian manuscript on paper, 68ff. with 15ll. of black nasta'liq, Arabic phrases in red or black naskh, illuminated heading, final folio with colophon signed Muhammad 'Ali al-Husayni penname Wajdi and dated Rajab 1282, tan morocco binding with gold tooling- folio 10¼ x 6¼in. (26 x 15.7cm.)
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