A TIMURID QURAN JUZ, PERSIA, 14TH-15TH CENTURY A TIMURID QURAN JUZ, PERSIA, 14TH-15TH CENTURY A TIMURID QURAN JUZ, PERSIA, 14TH-15TH CENTURY A TIMURID QURAN JUZ, PERSIA, 14TH-15TH CENTURY

A TIMURID QURAN JUZ, PERSIA, 14TH-15TH CENTURY

Reference: ART3004635

Arabic manuscript on paper, with later added interlinear Persian translation, 45 leaves with 2 fly-leaves, 9 lines to each page in elegant black muhaqqaq script within a gilt and polychrome borders. Surah heading in gold thuluth outlined in black within a cartouche, opening biofolio with striking blue and gilt decoration. Gold verse markers outlined in black and pointed in blue dots, gilt occasional marginal "Hizb, Aushr and Juz "markers.
In light morocco binding stamped decorated with floral motifs.
Inscriptions: surah Al-Imran with 200 verses.
Text: 15 by 21 cm.
Folio: 24 by 31 cm.