A manuscript on medicine dated AH 984
Lot 9
Ikhtiyarat-i Badi', a herbal treatise Persia, dated AH 981/AD 1573-74
£600 - 800
US$ 1,000 - 1,300
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Ikhtiyarat-i Badi', a herbal treatise
Persia, dated AH 981/AD 1573-74
Persian manuscript on cream-coloured paper, 135 leaves, imperfect at beginning, approximately 28 lines to the page written in nasta'liq script in black ink, names of different herbs picked out in red, catchwords, waterstaining mostly restricted to outer borders, browned, later dark brown morocco with stamped central medallions, doublures of light green paper, worn
243 x 175 mm.
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