A Timurid Qur'an juz Persia,
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An illuminated Timurid Qur'an section (XXVI) Persia, early 14th Century
£1,500 - 2,000
US$ 2,500 - 3,400
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An illuminated Timurid Qur'an section (XXVI)
Persia, early 14th Century
Arabic manuscript on paper, 27 leaves, 7 lines to the page written in elegant naskhi script in black ink with diacritics in black, gold discs decorated with red and blue dots between verses, margins ruled in red, blue and gold, sura headings in thuluth in gold within a cloud-band contained in a panel with pink hatched decoration, remargined throughout, commentaries in margins in cursive script, corners rather thumbed, creased, later brown morocco, skilfully repaired
260 x 185 mm.
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