Koran Ottoman 1841 (2)

Catalog Number 4472
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This leaf is from a damaged Ottoman Koran written and dated AH 1256 (AD 1840/41), on paper and signed by Hafiz Darwish Mustafa b. 'Ali (190x125 mm.). The text of fifteen lines written in black naskhi script is encapsulated in a gold border, gold roundels are between verses and illuminated medallions mark the juz' and sajdah, sura headings are in red. Verso: fifteen lines of naskhi script. Condition of this leaf is just under fine due to some minor smudge in the margin [F-].

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