Koran Commentary North Africa Tunisa c 1850 (3)

Catalog Number 15534
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This is an Arabic Handwritten leaf from a fragment of a Book containing commentary on the Koran approximately first half of the 19th Century, fifteen lines written in an unusually simple Maghribi script in red and black inks on a laid paper (235 X 190 mm.). Throughout the text there are numerous gilded points and rosettes and other marginal geometrical ornamentals. Most likely this book was written in North Africa (Tunisia?). Verso: fifteen lines written of Maghribi script. Condition of this leaf is fine [F].

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