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Arabic Manuscript on Paper, Sahifeh Sajjadieh , Calligrapher Emad al-Din Tooni, 973 AH [1566 CE].

Auction:
3176B
Lot:
70
Sold for:
$492$400

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

Description:

Arabic Manuscript on Paper, Sahifeh Sajjadieh, Calligrapher Emad al-Din Tooni, 973 AH [1566 CE]. Small octavo manuscript on polished laid paper, eleven lines of text written in black, red, and gold ink within a gold and blue lined border, bound in full contemporary blind-tooled brown goatskin, approximately 140 leaves, some stains and other damage to contents, 6 3/4 x 4 1/4 in.
Estimate $800-1,200


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Keywords

Emad al-Din Tooni, Manuscript, Textual criticism, Textual scholarship

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