'Abd al-Rahman Jami, Persian poetry, with a section from the Haft Awrang added by a different scribe Safavid Persia, dated AH 960/AD 1552-53 and 26th Safar 965/18th December 1557

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'Abd al-Rahman Jami, Persian poetry, with a section from the Haft Awrang added by a different scribe
Safavid Persia, dated AH 960/AD 1552-53 and 26th Safar 965/18th December 1557

£ 2,000 - 3,000
US$ 2,600 - 3,900
'Abd al-Rahman Jami, Persian poetry, with a section from the Haft Awrang added by a different scribe
Safavid Persia, dated AH 960/AD 1552-53 and 26th Safar 965/18th December 1557
Persian manuscript on paper, 112 leaves, approximately 12 lines to the page written in elegant nasta'liq script in black ink, text written horizontally in two columns and approximately 26 lines written diagonally in the outer borders of each page, double intercolumnar and interlinear rules in gold, inner margins ruled in blue and gold, one fine illuminated headpiece in colours and gold, worming throughout the manuscript, later dark brown morocco with stamped central medallions, with flap, worn, spine damaged and crudely repaired
205 x 160 mm.
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'Abd al-Rahman Jami, Persian poetry, with a section from the Haft Awrang added by a different scribe Safavid Persia, dated AH 960/AD 1552-53 and 26th Safar 965/18th December 1557
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