Prayer Book Persia 1868 (4)

Catalog Number 17585
 
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Country of Origin

Persia

Source

Prayer Book

Date

1868

Language

Arabic

Script

Naskh

Scribe

Unknown

Size of Leaf

310 x 190 mm. approximately [12.25 x 7.5 in.]

Condition

Fine

Description

This is a leaf from a fragment of selected Suras from the Koran and prayers, Arabic/Persian on paper written in A.H. 1285/A.D. 1868 (224x143 mm). There are nine lines of maskli script in uasta'liq where text is in Persian, illuminated headpieces in polychrome and gold, occasional marginal commentary in Persian. Verso: nine lines of maskli script. Condition of this leaf is fine. [F].

Price:
$100.00
SKU:
17585
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