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    Sale 5100

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art

    26 October 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 414

    BAHR AL-MUFTIYIN, COPIED BY HAJI MUHAMMAD 'ALI IBN MUHAMMAD QASIM ULA'I TURKAMANIYYA, ORIGINALLY FROM BUQMIH IN KHURASAN, AT KABUL, AFGHANISTAN, AH 1236 (AD 1820)

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    BAHR AL-MUFTIYIN, COPIED BY HAJI MUHAMMAD 'ALI IBN MUHAMMAD QASIM ULA'I TURKAMANIYYA, ORIGINALLY FROM BUQMIH IN KHURASAN, AT KABUL, AFGHANISTAN, AH 1236 (AD 1820)
    On jurisprudence and divination, Arabic and Persian manuscript on blue paper, 270ff. with lines of black naskhi and nasta'liq written horizontally and diagonally, significant words picked out or underlined in red throughout, f.1r with later large seal impressions of a religious teacher in charge of law and its right execution, brown morocco binding with central medallions and borders - folio 13 3/8 x 8 1/2in (34 x 21.5cm)


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