Thirteen vellum Qur'an leaves, including one illuminated title page Andalusia or North Africa, 13th
Lot 4*
Thirteen vellum Qur'an leaves, including one illuminated title page Andalusia or North Africa, 13th Century
£1,500 - 2,000
US$ 2,500 - 3,400
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Thirteen vellum Qur'an leaves, including one illuminated title page
Andalusia or North Africa, 13th Century
Arabic manuscript on vellum, 13 leaves, 14 lines to the page written in dispersed maghribi script in brown ink, diacritics and vowel points in brown and blue ink, yellow dots between verses, sura headings in ornamental kufic script in gold with a palmette extending into outer margin, loose, dampstaining, edges frayed, rather browned
150 x 133 mm.
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