Lot n° 23
600 - 800
Folio d'un grand coran mamelouk
Egypt or Syria, 14th century
Text: Sura 71, Nuh, from half of v. 13 to the end, Sura 72 (Al-Jinn), from the beginning to v. 14 (part). Arabic manuscript on paper, 13 ll. per page in muhaqqaq in black ink, gilt rosettes at the end of the verses, title of the sura in gilt thuluth surrounded by black, marginal disc illuminated in gold and highlighted in black, with floral decoration, indicating the "'ashr".
Text : 29 x 18.5 ; Page : 37 x 26 cm
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