18th Century Quran from India
Arabic manuscript on paper, 320ff. with 14ll. of tight black naskh with gold borders outlined in red and blue rule, the outer margins with gilt floral decoration, opening illuminated bi folium with text in cloud blands, cartouches above and below with white script, surrounding margins and decoration of flowers on a cobalt ground, in green leather binding tooled with gilt vine - folio
Christie 5830 April 3 -2009 London South Kensington Lot 97
Size: 12.7 x 7.6cm
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