Islamic Art Auction - June 4 - 2020
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Lot 50 - A TIMURID QURAN, DATED 743 AH/1343 AD

قرآن كريم من الفترة التيمورية -743 هـ /1343م

Lot nr: 50
Reference: 300-1529 (€ 12.000 - € 15.000)

An Arabic manuscript on paper with 554 leaves and 4 flyleaves, 11 lines to each page in bold black naskh script within a gilt and blue border. A complete Quran, surah headings in gold thuluth within gilt and polychrome cartouches, two opening biofolia with striking blue and gilt decorated borders.
Gold verse markers pointed by blue dots, gold marginal medallions marking khums and ‘ashr. Al-tajwid and diacritics in red ink. Brown morocco with gilt stamped and tooled central medallion, spandrels and cartouche border, the doublures with a similar but quatrefoil medallion.
22 by 16 cm.


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Reference: 300-1529
Lot nr: 50
Estimate: € 12.000 - € 15.000
Starting bid: € 10.000
Auction start time: 4 June 2020 10:00 am GMT+2
Phone and written bids accepted till: 4 June 2020 09:00 am GMT+2

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