A Qur'an with three double pages of illumination at beginning, middle and end
Kashmir or North India, first half of the 19th Century
Arabic manuscript on paper, 285 leaves, 17 lines to the page written in naskhi script in black ink with diacritics and vowel points in black, interlinear gilt decoration, gold discs between verses, inner margins ruled in blue and gold, illuminated devices in margins, catchwords, sura headings written in naskhi script in blue ink on gold panels, modern binding
171 x 98 mm.
Islamic and Oriental Art
Islamic and Indian Art
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