Prayers North African c 1725 (10)

Catalog Number 24779
 
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Country of Origin

Morocco

Source

A'Il Al-Khayrat

Date

c 1725

Language

Arabic

Script

Meghribi

Scribe

Unknown

Size of Leaf

11.4 x 11.5 cm. approximately (4.49 x 4.53 in.)

Condition

Finding leaves that are completely fine is nearly impossible. The leaves are as close to fine as we have seen.

Description

This is an extremely elegant manuscript leaf from a fragment of Al-Juzuli, Da;A’Il Al-Khayrat and other Prayers in Arabic in eight lines of Meghribi script on thick burnished linen paper dating from the early 18th century (114 x 115 mm.). Verso: eight lines of Meghribi script. The Meghribi script went out of favor but came back in the 17th century, mainly in Morocco, Tunisia and Algeria. Condition of this leaf is considered Fine [F]

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$325.00
SKU:
24779
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