A Mamluk Qur'an leaf
Lot 10
A Qur'an leaf written in muhaqqaq script in gold (sura VI, al-An'am, verse 20 (part)-24) probably Anatolia, 14th Century
£2,000 - 3,000
US$ 3,400 - 5,000
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A Qur'an leaf written in muhaqqaq script in gold (sura VI, al-An'am, verse 20 (part)-24)
probably Anatolia, 14th Century
Arabic manuscript on paper, four lines to the page written in muhaqqaq script in gold with diacritics and vowel points in blue, gold roundels outlined in gold between verses, inner margins ruled in gold, edges frayed, some waterstaining, in mount
280 x 200 mm.
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