• Indian & Islamic Works of Art  auction at Christies

    Sale 5836

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    9 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 156

    FIVE FOLIOS FROM AN ILKHANID QUR'AN, IRAN, 14TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    FIVE FOLIOS FROM AN ILKHANID QUR'AN, IRAN, 14TH CENTURY
    Arabic manuscript on paper, with 5ll. of black muhaqqaq script with gold rosette verse markers, arranged within a gilt border, with gold marginal roundels, marginal notations, comprising the Sura al-Nahl LXXX-CVI - folio 14 1/2 x 11in (37 x 28cm) (5)


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