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Arabic Manuscript on Paper, Prayers of al-Bayan , by Sheikh Muhammad Doa'i, 999 AH [1591 CE].

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3176B
Lot:
69
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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3176B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 18, 2018 11:00AM

Description:

Arabic Manuscript on Paper, Prayers of al-Bayan, by Sheikh Muhammad Doa'i, 999 AH [1591 CE]. Octavo manuscript on polished laid paper, approximately nineteen lines per page, text in black ink with red, bound in marbled binding with flap, red leather spine and board edges and joints, somewhat worn, approximately 100 leaves, 8 x 5 in.
Estimate $800-1,200


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Keywords

Muhammad Doa'i, Book arts, Book design, Book publishing, Bookbinding, Manuscript, Paper art, Print production, Printing, Publishing, Red, Visual arts

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