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    Sale 5334

    Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    6 October 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 297

    ANTHOLOGY OF RELIGIOUS POETRY BY VARIOUS AUTHORS IN PRAISE OF THE PROPHET, ARABIC MANUSCRIPT, OTTOMAN OR SAFAVID, POSSIBLY CENTRAL ASIA, EARLY 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    ANTHOLOGY OF RELIGIOUS POETRY BY VARIOUS AUTHORS IN PRAISE OF THE PROPHET, ARABIC MANUSCRIPT, OTTOMAN OR SAFAVID, POSSIBLY CENTRAL ASIA, EARLY 18TH CENTURY
    Manuscript on paper, 61ff. with 19ll. of neat black naskh arranged in two vertical columns, important phrases highlighted in red, within gold border with red rule outline, on stencilled and silver speckled paper, in black morocco border with gilt scene of a landscape - folio 8 1/4 x 4 1/4in (21 x 11cm)


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    Provenance

    ,PROPERTY OF THE LIBRARY OF DJAFAR GHAZI