London, South Kensington
16 April 2010
AN OTTOMAN QUR'AN SECTION, SIGNED BY HAFIZ OTHMAN, DATED 1083AH/1672AD
Arabic manuscript on paper, 42ff. with 11ll. of neat black naskh with gold verse roundels, within gold border, illuminated floral decoration to headings and margins, opening folio with illuminated header, brown morocco binding with gilt tooled medallion - folio 6 1/2 x 4 1/4in (16.5 x 10.8cm)
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