Auction Date: 23/06/2022 at 09:30 am
Egypt - Handwritten Qur'an Leaf from The Mamluks Era which means before the year 1516 AD - Beautifully presented as all manuscripts of that time period, it is undated. This fine 1 leaf with 2 pages represents verses from Sura Al Shura (Consultation). It is written with beautiful calligraphy. The leaf is illuminated with gold (frame & dots between verses) and a medallion ornament. This medallion is characteristic of Mamluks era. Size 3"x 4½"