AN ILLUMINATED OTTOMAN QURAN BY ALI ALWAHBI( ALVAHBI) AN ILLUMINATED OTTOMAN QURAN BY ALI ALWAHBI( ALVAHBI) AN ILLUMINATED OTTOMAN QURAN BY ALI ALWAHBI( ALVAHBI)

AN ILLUMINATED OTTOMAN QURAN BY ALI ALWAHBI( ALVAHBI)

Reference: ART3004099

A complete Quran, Arabic manuscript on cream paper, 302 leaves with 2 fly-leaves, each page with 15 lines written in black naskh script, tajwid in red within gold and black rules, gold roundel verse markers. Surah headings on a gilt ground within a decorated panel, gold and polychrome marginal floral motifs indicating the "Juz". Two opening folio heavily with gilt and polychrome decoration framing 7ll. of black naskh script in clouds reserved against a pricked gold ground. Final folio signed by "written by Ali alvahbi bin Hussain Al-salwa student of Mustafa al-Sudqi Al-salwa on a gilt and polychrome decorated ground. In brown morocco binding with flap decorated with gold painted central medallion. 11.5 by 16 cm