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    Sale 5334

    Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    6 October 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 254

    DU'A KAMIL, QAJAR PRAYERBOOK, IRAN, 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    DU'A KAMIL, QAJAR PRAYERBOOK, IRAN, 19TH CENTURY
    Manuscript on paper, 46ff with 11ll. of black naskh within gold border with blue rule, gold rosette verse markers and headings in red on gilt, opening iluminated bifolium with text in cloudbands, lacquer binding with roses and bulbul - folio 8 x 5in (20.2 x 12.7cm)


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    Provenance

    ,PROPERTY OF THE LIBRARY OF DJAFAR GHAZI