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    Sale 12283

    Arts & Textiles of the Islamic & Indian Worlds

    21 October 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 130

    QUR'AN

    KAZAN, TATARISTAN, RUSSIA, DATED 1845 AD

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    QUR'AN
    KAZAN, TATARISTAN, RUSSIA, DATED 1845 AD
    Type printed, Arabic text on blue paper, 240ff., two fly-leaves, 17ll. of black naskh to the page, text within black rules, with catchwords, marginal commentary, pagination, opening folio dated and stating the place of copy as Kazan, in cloth-covered binding
    Text panel 9 ¾ x 4 ¾in. (23.6 x 12.1cm.); folio 12 5/8 x 7 5/8in. (32 x 19.5cm.)


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