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Arabic Manuscript on Paper, Ershad Alazahan to the Orders of Al-Ameen , 1046 AH [1636 CE].

Auction:
3176B
Lot:
65
Sold for:
$431$350

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3176B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 18, 2018 11:00AM

Description:

Arabic Manuscript on Paper, Ershad Alazahan to the Orders of Al-Ameen, 1046 AH [1636 CE]. Large quarto format on polished laid paper, generous margins, eighteen lines per page, text in black ink with red diacritical marks, extensive marginal notes, approximately 150 leaves, some water stains, paper repairs, bound in full black goatskin, tooled in blind, 9 3/4 x 7 3/4 in.
Estimate $700-900


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Goatskin, India ink, Inks, Manuscript, Media technology, Publishing, Quarto, Visual arts

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