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Islamic illuminated manuscript - late 17th century

Lot reference 14687153
Islamic illuminated manuscript - late 17th century

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Location: Italy
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Rare, dated, and well preserved

Condition: Good
Language: Arabic
Book Title: Manoscritto Islamico
Number of Books: 1
Binding/ Material: Leather

Illuminated manuscript on paper in Arabic, Persian, dated 1103AH, 1691/92 AD.
Sheet size 205 x 134 mm, written area 146 x 68 mm.
Nasta’liq calligraphy text on a single column of 19 lines, black ink often surrounded by commentary.
Consisting of 201 numbered pages, complete. The decoration includes a gold and coloured illuminated frontispiece (unwan).
The written part is bordered by a red thread. Coeval leather binding with embossed decorations, worn and restored. The volume is a text of Koranic law, Fiqh.

Good copy, internally well preserved.

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Member since: October 12, 2016


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