Lot n° 142
6000 - 8000
Panneau en soie bleue brodée du verset de la purification (al-Tathîr)
Ottoman Empire, probably Egypt, dated: 1342 H./1922
Text: Sura al-Ahzab (33), verse 33 (part). Rectangular in shape, embroidered with gold metallic threads, decorated with seven vertically superimposed cartouches, furnished with the Qur'anic text in thuluth, bordered with floral scrolls. The lower cartouche includes a mention indicating that this banner is a replacement (renewal), followed by the date. Braided bangs in gilt metallic threads and selvedges. Wear, tears and missing parts.
174 x 55 cm
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