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    Sale 5100

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art

    26 October 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 327

    SHAYKH 'IRAQI: KULLIYAT AND LAMA'AT, TIMURID IRAN, AH 854 (1450-1 AD)

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    SHAYKH 'IRAQI: KULLIYAT AND LAMA'AT, TIMURID IRAN, AH 854 (1450-1 AD)
    Poetry, Persian manuscript on buff paper, 78ff. with 12ll. of tiny black nasta'liq, verse within two gold ruled columns, minor titles in gold, opening illuminated heading, final folio with colophon signed by the scribe Mahmud ibn Muhammad ibn Mahmud in 854, some folios replaced, black morocco binding with tooled medallions and spandrels- folio 4 5/8 x 3¼in. (11.7 x 8.2cm.)


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