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    Sale 12283

    Arts & Textiles of the Islamic & Indian Worlds

    21 October 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 101

    AN OTTOMAN SCROLL WITH ITS CASE

    TURKEY, 19TH CENTURY

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    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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