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    Sale 5334

    Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    6 October 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 307

    ZINAT AL MAJALIS, PROVINCIAL IRAN OR INDIA, DATED AH1239/1823AD

    Price Realised  

    ZINAT AL MAJALIS, PROVINCIAL IRAN OR INDIA, DATED AH1239/1823AD
    Manuscript on paper, 843ff. with 21ll. of black nasta'liq within gold border with blue rule, openeing illumination, in red floral lacquer binding - folio 11 1/2 x 8in ( 29.2 x 20.2cm); and thirty-three other bound Safavid, Ottoman and Qajar texts including Kitab Muzki Nafus fi bian Ashrafzadeh al-Qadiri al-Kilani, Provincial Anatolia, 17th-18th century (34) (34)


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