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    Sale 7715

    Art of the Islamic and Indian Worlds

    31 March 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 6

    QUR'AN SECTION

    MAMLUK EGYPT OR SYRIA, 14TH CENTURY

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    QUR'AN SECTION
    MAMLUK EGYPT OR SYRIA, 14TH CENTURY
    Comprising sura al-an'am vv.93-142, Arabic manuscript on paper, 16ff. each with 7ll. of black muhaqqaq, some interlinear translation, gold and polychrome rosette verse markers and marginal medallions, some later removed, some staining, 3 pages with losses, in modern red morocco, pages separated from the binding
    Folio 15¾ x 11¾in. (39.5 x 29.5cm.)


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    Please note that this Qur'an section was written in 14th century Ilkhanid Iran and not as catalogued.