• Indian and Islamic Works of Ar auction at Christies

    Sale 5495

    Indian and Islamic Works of Art

    16 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 365

    AL-DIWA'IR AL-FALAKIYA AL-SAB'A (ON ASTRONOMY) BY AHMED BIN SHIHAN, POSSIBLY SYRIA, DATED 1044AH/1634AD

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    AL-DIWA'IR AL-FALAKIYA AL-SAB'A (ON ASTRONOMY) BY AHMED BIN SHIHAN, POSSIBLY SYRIA, DATED 1044AH/1634AD
    Arabic manuscript on paper, 23ff. with 23ll. of black naskh, corrections in red, 9 diagrams, contemporary brown binding with medallion - folio 9 x 6 1/4in (22.9 x 16cm)


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