Islamic and Indian Art
24 Apr 2012, starting at 10:30 BST.

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A group of eighteen Qur'an leaves written in maghribi script on vellum, sixteen with continuous text, all from sura XII, Yusuf, Joseph Andalusia or North Africa, 13th Century

Three treatises on astronomy: (A.) Ridwan Efendi ibn 'Abdullah Abhari al-Jani al-Falaki al-Razzaz al-Misri al-Munajjim, Al-Taqwim al-Qawim fi Usul 'ilm al-Falak wa Tahrir al-Awqat, a treatise on astronomy and timekeeping Ottoman North Africa, probably Egypt, late 17th Century(3)

A large Sino-Arabic calligraphic panel by Salihe Li Wen Chai China, second half of the 20th Century

A Tulunid inscribed wood Beam Egypt, 9th Century

Two inscribed talismanic Pendants Persia, 17th and 19th Century(2)

An Ottoman lampas weave silk Tunic made from a Cenotaph Cover Turkey, 19th Century

A sadhu standing in a landscape, wearing a tiger skin and carrying a morchal Kishangarh, circa 1760

A prince and a maiden seated in conversation on a terrace Provincial Mughal, perhaps Jaipur, second half of the 18th Century

Nine aquatints depicting battles of the Anglo-Sikh Wars, published by Rudolph Ackermann, London [1850] (9)

Maharajah Sher Singh of Lahore (1807-43), second son of Maharajah Ranjit Singh Punjab, circa 1840

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