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    Sale 5334

    Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    6 October 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 291

    AN OTTOMAN QUR'AN SECTION, SIGNED MUSTAFA 'AZZAT, DATED AH1256/1840AD

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    AN OTTOMAN QUR'AN SECTION, SIGNED MUSTAFA 'AZZAT, DATED AH1256/1840AD
    Manuscript on paper, 29ff with 9ll. of black naskh, blank gilt headings, gold rosettes, opening illumination, in red morocco binding with gilt decoration - folio 9 1/4 x 6in (24 x 25.2cm) and three Ottoman qur'an juz, the larger 23ff. with 9ll. of black naskh - 9 x 6 1/4 (22.8 x 15.7cm), all in paper bindings - (4) (4)


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    Provenance

    ,PROPERTY OF THE LIBRARY OF DJAFAR GHAZI