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    Sale 5331

    Indian and Islamic Works of Art and Textiles

    11 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 171

    AN OTTOMAN QUR'AN, TURKEY, DATED 1272AH (1855AD)

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    AN OTTOMAN QUR'AN, TURKEY, DATED 1272AH (1855AD)
    Manuscript on cream paper, 296ff, with 15ll. of neat black naskh, text area outlined in gold, opening illuminated bifolium, gold roundels between verses - folio 5 1/4 x 4in (14 x 10.2cm)


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