• Indian & Islamic Works of Art  auction at Christies

    Sale 5836

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    9 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 332

    OTTOMAN MANUSCRIPT TUHFUT KHATATIN, TURKEY, DATED 1217AH/1802AD

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    OTTOMAN MANUSCRIPT TUHFUT KHATATIN, TURKEY, DATED 1217AH/1802AD
    Arabic manuscript on paper, 136ff. with 33ll. of black naskh within gold border, outer red rule, 18ff. of tables, opening folio with illuminated header, brown morocc bindinf with gold tooling - 8 1/2 x 5 3/4in (21.5 x 14.8cm)


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    Provenance

    THE PROPERTY OF THE LIBRARY OF THE LATE DJAFAR GHAZI