Three scrolls with calligraphic inscriptions Persia, 19th Century(3)
Lot 42
Three scrolls with calligraphic inscriptions Persia, 19th Century(3)
Sold for £1,200 (US$ 2,016) inc. premium
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Three scrolls with calligraphic inscriptions
Persia, 19th Century
Arabic and Persian manuscripts on paper, in scroll form, inscriptions filled with verses from the Qur'an and Persian poetry in ghubari script in black ink, larger words outlined in gold, the shortest with text contained within cartouches on gold ground, and an ink drawing of the Zulfiqar sword in black and gold, some defects
length between 3 m. 62 cm. and 3 m. 32 cm.; width 170 mm., 78 mm.(3)
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