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    Sale 5830

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    3 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 49

    AN OTTOMAN DIWAN, TURKEY, DATED AH1032/1622AD

    Price Realised  

    AN OTTOMAN DIWAN, TURKEY, DATED AH1032/1622AD
    Persian manuscript on paper, 142ff. with 15ll. of black nasta'liq, arranged within gold rule, opening illumniated bifolium and another mid section, , both with pink lotus flowers and scrolling gilt vine to margins, brown morrocco binding with tooled medallion - folio 7 1/2 x 4 1/8in (19 x 10.5cm)


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