16 April 2010,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 4,625
Estimate GBP 1,500 - GBP 2,500
THREE MAGHREBI QUR'AN BIFOLIOS, SPAIN OR NORTH AFRICA, 9TH/10TH CENTURY
Arabic manuscript on parchment, the first with 14ll. of sepia script, blue vowel markers and verse heading in gold; the second with 5ll. of sepia script, with gold roundel verse markers; and the third with 6ll. of sepia script with gold roundels (3)
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