16 April 2010,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 750
Estimate GBP 700 - GBP 1,000
TWO VOLUMES OF SAFAVID VERSE BOUND TOGETHER, IRAN, 16TH CENTURY
Persian manuscript on paper, 84ff. with 11ll. of neat black nasta'liq arranged in two vertical columns in three separate sections, within gold border, opening folio with illuminated header, in brown morocco binding with stamped and tooled gilt medallions - folio 7 x 4 3/4in (17.8 x 12cm)
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