6 October 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,125
Estimate GBP 1,000 - GBP 1,500
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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