Poetry - Haft Awrang Afghanistan 1614 (2)

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Country of Origin

Afghanistan

Source

Haft Awrang

Date

1614

Language

Persian

Script

Nastaliq

Scribe

Unknown

Size of Leaf

260 x 160 mm. Approximately (10.25 x 6.25 in.)

Condition

Fine

Description

This is a hand written manuscript leaf from the Haft Awrang or Seven Thornrs, either India or most likely Afghanistan and completed on November 20, 1614, on paper (260 x 160 mm. or approximately 10.25 x 6.25 inches). The book was written in Persian in nastaliq script. This work is the didactic and romantic (allegorical) poems of Abd al-Rahman Jami that includes the well-known story of Jusuf and Zuleika. There are four columns of twenty-four lines of nastaliq script with the enhancements of fine floriated panels for each verse and chapter. Verso: four columns of twenty-four lines of nastaliq script with the enhancements of fine floriated panels. Condition of this leaf is Fine [F]

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$150.00
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