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QUR'AN IN GHUBARI SCRIPT
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QUR'AN IN GHUBARI SCRIPT

QAJAR IRAN, DATED AH 1219/1804-05 AD

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QUR'AN IN GHUBARI SCRIPT
QAJAR IRAN, DATED AH 1219/1804-05 AD
Arabic manuscript on paper, 60ff. (as numbered) plus one fly-leaf, each folio with 41ll. of fine black ghubari, one juz' to each bifolio, each bifolio also with a finely illuminated margin, colophon dated, with Iranian export stamp dated AH 1311, ex libris of Frances Hofer in original lacquer binding with gold-speckled ground, gilt foliage doublures, later pencil notes
Text panel 7 3/8 x 4 5/8in. (18.8 x 11.8cm.); folio 8 7/8 x 6 7/8in. (25.6 x 17.3cm.)
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