• Indian and Islamic Works of Ar auction at Christies

    Sale 5495

    Indian and Islamic Works of Art

    16 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 375

    THREE MANUSCRIPTS, INCLUDING AN OTTOMAN QUR'AN, IRAN AND TURKEY, 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    THREE MANUSCRIPTS, INCLUDING AN OTTOMAN QUR'AN, IRAN AND TURKEY, 18TH CENTURY
    Persian and Arabic manuscript on paper, the Qur'an 331ff. with 13ll. of black naskh, in brown tooled and stamped binding with flap - folio 7 3/4 x 5 3/4in (19.8 x 14.5cm); a book of Prayers in Arabic and Persian, 73ff. with 15ll. of black naskh, dated 1198AH/1783AD in brown morocco binding with flap; and another text (3)


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