Lot n° 148
2000 - 3000
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: 2 050EUR
PAGE D'UN CORAN BIHARI, AGRANDIE
INDIA, SULTANATES, 15th CENTURY
Sura XCII (al-layl, the Night) verse 19- Sura XCVI (iqra' or al-'alaq, the Clot of Blood or the Adhesion), verse 2
Page of manuscript on paper, 15 lines of text per page in bihari in black and gold ink and reading signs in red, on a red cross-hatched background embellished with scrolls, within gold, red and blue framing. Sura titles in gold between two cartouches with red floral decoration on an orange background, and a blue and gold marginal medallion. Page enlarged by a paper margin. Old tears and restoration, wear.
A BIHARI QUR'AN LEAF, SULTANATE INDIA, 15TH CENTURY.
Text size : 31 x 18 cm ; enlarged page : 48,5 x 33 cm.
Expert : L.S.
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