3 April 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 500
Estimate GBP 600 - GBP 800
FIVE FRAMED QAJAR FIRMANS, IRAN, 19TH CENTURY
Manuscript on paper, some with gilt illumination, with stamps and seals to reverse, witten in black nasta'liq, mounted to show reverse, glazed and framed (5)
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