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    Sale 5100

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art

    26 October 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 260

    THREE FOLIOS FROM A PARCHMENT QUR'AN, ANDALUSIA OR NORTH AFRICA, 13TH-14TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    THREE FOLIOS FROM A PARCHMENT QUR'AN, ANDALUSIA OR NORTH AFRICA, 13TH-14TH CENTURY
    Manuscript on parchment, comprising one bifolium with 9ll. and one single folio with 10ll. of sepia maghiribi, the bifolium with gold trefoils beteween verses, the single folio with a sura heading in gold kufic (Al 'Imran III) issuing a palmette into the margin- Bifolium 7¾ x 6¾in. (19.5 x 17cm.); single folio 7 x 6 1/8in. (17.5 x 16.5cm.) (3)


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