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    Sale 5830

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    3 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 91

    AN OTTOMAN ILLUMINATED QUR'AN, TURKEY, 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    AN OTTOMAN ILLUMINATED QUR'AN, TURKEY, 19TH CENTURY
    Manuscript on paper, 285ff. with 15ll. of black naskh, sura headings in white on gold panels, floral medallions marking each juz, illuminated opening bifolio, stamped brown morocco binding with tooling - Folio 6 3/4 x 4 3/4in (17 x 12cm)


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