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    Sale 5830

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    3 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 111

    THREE QAJAR QUR'AN JUZ, IRAN, 19TH CENTURY

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    THREE QAJAR QUR'AN JUZ, IRAN, 19TH CENTURY
    Arabic manuscript on paper, 9ll. of strong black naskh with corrections in red, within a red rule margin, gold border and outer blue rule, headings with text in red on gilt on a cobalt florated ground, opening folio of each decorated with cobalt florated cartouche on a floriated gilt ground with blue and green borders, all three with brown stamped matching leather binding - folio 9 1/8 x 6 1/8in (23.2 x 15.5cm) (3)


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