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    Sale 5334

    Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    6 October 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 182

    AN OTTOMAN DIVAN OF POETRY, SIGNED SEYYID OSMAN, TURKEY, DATED AH1269 1853AD

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    AN OTTOMAN DIVAN OF POETRY, SIGNED SEYYID OSMAN, TURKEY, DATED AH1269 1853AD
    Persian manuscript on paper, approx. 32ff, with 13ll of black nasta'liq arranged in two columns within a gilt border, opening illuminated folio, red morocco binding - folio 8 7/8 x 5 1/2in (22.5 x 14cm); and an Ottoman Icazetname in original marbled paper binding (2)


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