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    Sale 13206

    Islamic Manuscripts Featuring The Mohamed Makiya Collection

    18 April 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 190

    QUR'AN

    TURKEY OR IRAN, 18TH/19TH CENTURY

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    QUR'AN
    TURKEY OR IRAN, 18TH/19TH CENTURY
    Arabic manuscript on paper, each folio with 14ll. of small black naskh script, sura headings in black thuluth script within gold cartouches, text with black and gold rules, reading marks in red, the opening bifolio illuminated in gold and polychrome but a later replacement, final folios a later replacement, in cloth covered binding
    Folio 2 ¾ x 2 ¾in. (7.3 x 7.3cm.)


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