21 October 2016,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,250
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000
AN OTTOMAN SCROLL WITH ITS CASE
TURKEY, 19TH CENTURY
Ottoman Turkish manuscript on paper, text in black and red riq'a, headpiece illuminated in gold and polychrome, backed with leather and green silk ribbons, the case with two-colour gold decoration, one seal impression marked Ahmad 'Abduh
40in. (102cm.) long
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