Description: A leaf from an Arabic Illuminated Koran, 15 lines of text
Date: c. 1830
Medium: Very fine Arabic Calligraphy script in black and red ink with gold highlights. This is a double sided leaf.
Paper: Polished fine laid and watermarked paper
Condition: Light tone across the sheet, light soiling, scattered tiny worm holes (have been covered with clear archival tape), scattered smudging and marks, otherwise Very Good
Paper Size: 6-1/4″ x 4-1/4″
Image Size: 5″ x 2-1/2″
ID #: P 6101
Leafs from this Arabic Illuminated Koran are Quite Rare
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