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Arabic Manuscript on Paper, Tohfat al-Razieh (Tribute to the Virtue of the pilgrimage of Imam Ali ibn Musa al-Reza) by Muhammad al-Baq

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3176B
Lot:
72
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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3176B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 18, 2018 11:00AM

Description:

Arabic Manuscript on Paper, Tohfat' al-Razieh (Tribute to the Virtue of the pilgrimage of Imam Ali ibn Musa al-Reza) by Muhammad al-Baqir, 1279 AH [1863 CE]. Tall octavo format manuscript on laid polished paper, twenty-two lines per page, fine calligraphy in blank ink with diacriticals in red, approximately 150 leaves, bound in full red goatskin, with painted board decorations, blue marbled pastedowns, 10 1/4 x 6 in.
Estimate $800-1,000


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Keywords

Imam Ali ibn Musa al-Reza, Ali, Ali al-Ridha, Banu Kinanah, Family of Muhammad, Islam, Muhammad al-Baqir, The Fourteen Infallibles

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