A Qur'an North India or Afghanistan, 18th Century
Lot 8
A Qur'an North India or Afghanistan, 18th Century
Sold for £384 (US$ 596) inc. premium

Lot Details
A Qur'an
North India or Afghanistan, 18th Century
Arabic manuscript on paper, 361 leaves, 10 leaves later replacements at beginning and end, 12 lines to the page written in naskhi script in black ink with diacritics and vowel points in red and black, gold dots between verses, inner margins ruled in blue and gold, sura headings in gold thuluth within blank panels, waterstained, later brownish-red morocco, worn
143 x 102 mm.

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    The collection of the late Ralph Pinder-Wilson (1919-2008).
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