Muhammad bin Sa'id-ad-Din Muhammad al-Juyani [?], Awsaf-al-Ashraf, commissioned by the merchant Haji Mirza Shafi' Najafi, copied by Farajullah bin Nasrallah Tafreshi in Tabriz Persia, dated 16th Jumadi al-thani [12]94/28th June 1877

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Lot 54
Muhammad bin Sa'id-ad-Din Muhammad al-Juyani [?], Awsaf-al-Ashraf, commissioned by the merchant Haji Mirza Shafi' Najafi, copied by Farajullah bin Nasrallah Tafreshi in Tabriz
Persia, dated 16th Jumadi al-thani [12]94/28th June 1877

£ 800 - 1,200
US$ 1,100 - 1,600
Muhammad bin Sa'id-ad-Din Muhammad al-Juyani [?], Awsaf-al-Ashraf, commissioned by the merchant Haji Mirza Shafi' Najafi, copied by Farajullah bin Nasrallah Tafreshi in Tabriz
Persia, dated 16th Jumadi al-thani [12]94/28th June 1877
Persian manuscript on cream-coloured paper, 31 leaves, 15 lines to the page written in clear nasta'liq script in black ink with significant sentences picked out in red throughout, inner margins ruled in red, blue and gold, catchwords in wide margins, one illuminated headpiece in colours and gold, light brown morocco, worn, doublures of patterned paper
218 x 144 mm.

Footnotes

  • Farajullah Tafreshi was a Qajar historian and scribe.
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