Two maghribi Qur'an leaves (2)
Lot 1
Three vellum Qur'an leaves in maghribi script (surat Yusuf (XII), verses 56-65 and verses 65-68) North Africa or Andalusia, 13th/14th Century(2)
Sold for £1,200 (US$ 2,016) inc. premium
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Three vellum Qur'an leaves in maghribi script (surat Yusuf (XII), verses 56-65 and verses 65-68)
North Africa or Andalusia, 13th/14th Century
Arabic manuscript on vellum, continuous text, 7 lines to the page written in large maghribi script in brown ink with diacritics and vowel points in orange, green and blue, large circular markers between verses in gold and some colour, illuminated devices in outer borders, some waterstaining, in two mounts
235 x 225 mm.(2)
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