26 October 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 475
Estimate GBP 250 - GBP 350
PRAYER BOOK, IRAN, AH 1134 (1721-22 AD)
Comprising two chapters from the Qur'an and prayers, Arabic and Persian manuscript on gold-sprinkled cream paper, 25ff. with 8ll. of black naskh, gold roundels between verses, titles in gold riqa' opening folio with illuminated heading, brown morocco binding with pink silk textile overlay- folio 7 x 4¼in. (18 x 10.7cm.)
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