• Indian and Islamic Works of Ar auction at Christies

    Sale 5495

    Indian and Islamic Works of Art

    16 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 214

    AN OTTOMAN QUR'AN SECTION, SIGNED BY HAFIZ OTHMAN, DATED 1083AH/1672AD

    Price Realised  

    AN OTTOMAN QUR'AN SECTION, SIGNED BY HAFIZ OTHMAN, DATED 1083AH/1672AD
    Arabic manuscript on paper, 42ff. with 11ll. of neat black naskh with gold verse roundels, within gold border, illuminated floral decoration to headings and margins, opening folio with illuminated header, brown morocco binding with gilt tooled medallion - folio 6 1/2 x 4 1/4in (16.5 x 10.8cm)


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