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QUR'AN JUZ'
QUR'AN JUZ'

MAMLUK EGYPT, 14TH CENTURY

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QUR'AN JUZ'
MAMLUK EGYPT, 14TH CENTURY
Comprising the 12th juz', Arabic manuscript on paper, 33ff. plus 2 fly-leaves, each folio with 7ll. of black muhaqqaq, with gold and polychrome rosette verse markers, marginal thumn hizb markers in gold thuluth outlined in black, rub' and nisf hizb markers, in gold thuluth within marginal gold and polychrome illuminated medallions, sura heading in gold thuluth outlined in black, opening and last bifolio with 5ll. of text within clouds over dense floral scrolls within gold and polychrome frames issuing marginal medallions, first folio similarly illuminated with the juz' title in white kufic on gold and blue illuminated ground, minor repairs, in brown stamped morocco with marbled paper doublures
Folio 11½ x 7 7/8in. (28.8 x 20cm.)

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