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    Sale 5100

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art

    26 October 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 411

    SMALL QUR'AN, QAJAR IRAN, LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    SMALL QUR'AN, QAJAR IRAN, LATE 19TH CENTURY
    Manuscript on paper, 230ff. with 18ll. of tiny black naskh, gold dots between verses, opening illuminated bifolium, sura headings in red on illuminated panels, opening illuminated folios with list of sura and prayer to be read before reading the Qur'an, floral lacqer binding- folio 4¼ x 2¾in. (11 x 6.7cm.)


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