Day 2 Lot 1049

India - A Leaf From An Illuminated Koran...

Auction Date: 3/07/2020 at 10am



India - A Leaf From An Illuminated Koran early 17th century on paper (260 x 165 mm.) There are ten lines to the page written in large Naskhi script in black and red ink, gold roundels & blue dots, ruled in blue and gold, catch words in wide margins, illuminated marginal devices, marginal commentaries, sura headings written in thuluth script on illuminated panels. The verso ten lines to the page. Plus 4 (four) other leaves in this lot which are text only and contain no embellishments. Each Size 6½” × 10¼”. (5)

Hammer Price: £55.00