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A KUFIC QUR'AN FOLIO
AFTERNOON SESSION - 2:00 PM(LOTS 221 - 450)
A KUFIC QUR'AN FOLIO

NEAR EAST OR NORTH AFRICA, 9TH/10TH CENTURY

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A KUFIC QUR'AN FOLIO
NEAR EAST OR NORTH AFRICA, 9TH/10TH CENTURY
Qur'an IV (sura al-nisa), vv.108 (part)-113 (part), Arabic manuscript on vellum, 7ll. of elegant black kufic script, verses marked with clusters of gold roundels outlined in black, vocalization marked with yellow and red roundels, 'ashr marker as an illuminated gold medallion, mounted, framed and glazed
8 ¾ x 6in. ( 22.4 x 15.2cm.)
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