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    Sale 5331

    Indian and Islamic Works of Art and Textiles

    11 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 71

    AN ILLUMINATED QUR'AN, KASHMIR, 19TH CENTURY

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    AN ILLUMINATED QUR'AN, KASHMIR, 19TH CENTURY
    Manuscript on paper, 218ff with 18ll. of black naskh on gold, marginal translation within gold clouds, illuminated opening, cobalt and gilt decoration, original floral lacquer binding painted with flowering trees to inside - Folio 9 x 5 1/2in (22.8 x 14cm)


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