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A complete Quran, Arabic manuscript on paper, 138ff. with 2 fly-leaves, 13 lines to each page in bold black naskh script reserved in clouds against a gilt ground within a gilt and polychrome border. Surah headings in large gilt thuluth script. Two opening biofolia with striking blue and gilt decoration framing 5ll. reserved in clouds. Throughout the Quran multiple pages are similarly decorated. Gold verse markers outlined in black 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) in blue ink reserved in clouds against a gilt ground and signed " written by Muhammed Said Allah Al-Ansari AL-Lahori, dated 1248 AH.
In deep red morocco binding with flap decorated with gilt floral motifs.
Text: 11 by 21 cm.
Folio: 19 by 30 cm.