A Qur'an section (Juz), including surat al-Qasas Mamluk, probably Egypt, 14th Century
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A Qur'an section (Juz), including surat al-Qasas Mamluk, probably Egypt, 14th Century
Sold for £1,680 (US$ 2,823) inc. premium
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A Qur'an section (Juz), including surat al-Qasas
Mamluk, probably Egypt, 14th Century
Arabic manuscript on cream-coloured paper, 20 leaves, 5 lines to the page written in large and elegant muhaqqaq script in black ink with diacritics in black and blue, large illuminated rosettes between verses, sura heading written in thuluth in gold with diacritics and vowel points in gold and some blue, occasional illuminated devices in outer borders, modern brown binding
262 x 188 mm.
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