Two leaves from a Qur'an written in kufic script on vellum Near East or North Africa, 10th Century(2)

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Two leaves from a Qur'an written in kufic script on vellum
Near East or North Africa, 10th Century
(2)

£ 2,500 - 3,500
US$ 3,000 - 4,300
Two leaves from a Qur'an written in kufic script on vellum
Near East or North Africa, 10th Century
Arabic manuscript on vellum, 11 lines to the page written in compact kufic script in black ink with diacritics and vowel points in red, blue and yellow, verses marked with three blue dots arranged vertically, one leaf with a circular device marking the fifth verse
135 x 220 mm.(2)

Footnotes

  • Text:
    A. Sura VII, al-A'raf, The Heights, part of verse 22–part of verse 27.
    B. Sura VII, al-A'raf, The Heights, part of verse 59–part of verse 66.
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Two leaves from a Qur'an written in kufic script on vellum Near East or North Africa, 10th Century(2)
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