A FINE OTTOMAN QURAN, TURKEY, EDIRNE, WRITTEN BY HUSSEIN AL-HUSNA IBN AHMED AL-ADRUNI, DATED 1287 AH/1870 AD A FINE OTTOMAN QURAN, TURKEY, EDIRNE, WRITTEN BY HUSSEIN AL-HUSNA IBN AHMED AL-ADRUNI, DATED 1287 AH/1870 AD A FINE OTTOMAN QURAN, TURKEY, EDIRNE, WRITTEN BY HUSSEIN AL-HUSNA IBN AHMED AL-ADRUNI, DATED 1287 AH/1870 AD A FINE OTTOMAN QURAN, TURKEY, EDIRNE, WRITTEN BY HUSSEIN AL-HUSNA IBN AHMED AL-ADRUNI, DATED 1287 AH/1870 AD

A FINE OTTOMAN QURAN, TURKEY, EDIRNE, WRITTEN BY HUSSEIN AL-HUSNA IBN AHMED AL-ADRUNI, DATED 1287 AH/1870 AD

Reference: ART3004893

A complete Quran, Arabic manuscript on paper, 320ff. with 2 fly-leaves, 15 lines to each page in bold black naskh script within a double red border. Surah headings in red thuluth script. Two opening biofolia with striking blue and gilt decorated borders containing 7 ll. reserved in clouds. Gold verse markers with Al tajwid in red ink, gilt floral occasional marginal " Hizb, Juz and Sajda " markers.
Final folio with a prayer for completion of the recitation of the Quran (Due- al-Khatm) and signed " written by Hussein al-Husna Ibn Ahmed Al-Adruni ( from Edirne) and dated 1287 AH.
In brown morocco binding with flap decorated with gilt floral motifs.
Text: 5.5 by 10.4 cm.
Folio: 11 by 16 cm.

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