• Indian and Islamic Works of Ar auction at Christies

    Sale 5495

    Indian and Islamic Works of Art

    16 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 207

    AN OTTOMAN QUR'AN SIGNED KHALIL BIN ZAYN AL-DIN, TURKEY, DATED 1085AH/1674AD

    Price Realised  

    AN OTTOMAN QUR'AN SIGNED KHALIL BIN ZAYN AL-DIN, TURKEY, DATED 1085AH/1674AD
    Arabic manuscript on paper, 487ff. with 11ll. of neat black naskh with gold rosette verse markers, illuminated headers within gold border, opening illuminated folio in pink, orange, blue and red, later 19th century brown morocco binding with gilt medallion and border - folio 8 1/4 x 5 1/2in (21 x 14cm)


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