Koran Indian for Lady c 1650 (1)

Catalog Number 19400
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This is set of leaves from a fine illuminated, usually ladies gifted, Indian Koran, mid seventeenth century, on gold sprinkled paper (115x70 mm.). There are seventeen lines of black Naskh script, gold roundels between verses, and gold margins between black rules. Divisions of text are marked marginally in gold, outer gold margins and sura headings. Verso: seventeen lines of black Naskh script Condition of this leaf is fine [F].

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