Lot n° 132
1500 - 2000
JUZ’ 25 DU CORAN
PROBABLY ANATOLIA, 15th-16th CENTURY
Arabic manuscript on thick paper, 17 folios, 11 lines of text per page in black and red ink. Text from Sura XLII (The Deliberation), middle of verse 47 to Sura XLV (She Who Kneels), beginning of verse 33, corresponding approximately to juz' 25. Sura titles in gold ink. Ends of verses marked with a three-lobed pattern. Text in red fillet. Bound in 16th-century or later Ottoman dark-brown leather with a different mandorla stamped on each board.
A QUR'AN JUZ (25), PROBABLY ANATOLIA, 15TH/16TH CENTURY.
H: 24.5 x W: 17.7 cm
Expert : L.S.
Stains, wetness, some very dirty pages, small wormholes on some pages, some old restorations; binding restored.
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