• Indian and Islamic Works of Ar auction at Christies

    Sale 5495

    Indian and Islamic Works of Art

    16 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 249

    AN OTTOMAN MANUSCRIPT IN PROSE, SIGNED DARWISH AHMED, DATED MONDAY SHAWWAL 1267AH/JULY 1851AD

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    AN OTTOMAN MANUSCRIPT IN PROSE, SIGNED DARWISH AHMED, DATED MONDAY SHAWWAL 1267AH/JULY 1851AD
    Ottoman manuscript on buff paper, 228ff. with 23ll. of neat black naskh within green, red, gold and blue borders, opening folio with illuminated header and margins, red morocco binding with gilt tooled medallions and corner cartouches, slip cover - folio 7 1/8 x 4 1/2in (18.3 x 11.5cm)


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