26 October 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 438
Estimate GBP 400 - GBP 600
MAJD AL-DIN MUHAMMAD AL-HUSAYN PENNAME MAJDI: ZINAT AL-MAJALIS,
QAJAR IRAN, 9 RAJAB AH 1244 (15 JANUARY 1829 AD)
History, Persian manuscript on paper, 400ff. with 22ll. of black nasta'liq, titles in red, opening folio with illuminated heading, final folio with colophon dated 9 Rajab 1244 and signed by the scribe Muhammad Reza ibn Aga Akbar for Muhammad Qasim Khani, black morocco binding- folio 11¾ x 7½in. (30 x 19cm.)
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