• Indian & Islamic Works of Art  auction at Christies

    Sale 5836

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    9 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 293

    AN EARLY MAMLUK OR OTTOMAN QUR'AN JUZ, TURKEY OR EGYPT, 16TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN EARLY MAMLUK OR OTTOMAN QUR'AN JUZ, TURKEY OR EGYPT, 16TH CENTURY
    Arabic manuscript on paper, 27ff. with 7ll. of bold black thuluth, openeing folio with header in gold, gold roundels throughout, in brown morocco Mamluk binding - 10 1/2 x 7in (26.7 x 17.8cm)


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    Provenance

    THE PROPERTY OF THE LIBRARY OF THE LATE DJAFAR GHAZI