11 April 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 24,500
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000
THE MATER OF AN ASTROLABE, SIGNED HAMED IBN MUHD MUQIN, INDIA, DATED 1072AH/1661 AD
Of circular form, the top with openwork scrolling, signed and dated to reverse - 6 1/2in (16.5cm) diameter
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