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Panel from a Muraqqa, manuscript on green paper [Turkey, dated 1277 AH (1859-60 AD)]

$1,000.00 $899.00

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LOT 218

Serial No: 7246997

Provenance: Available

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Panel of calligraphy from an Ottoman Muraqqa, in Arabic, illuminated manuscript on green paper [Ottoman Turkey, dated 1277 AH (1859-60 AD)] single leaf, text split into three panels, the top containing a single line of large muhaqqaq, the second with three lines fine of black naskh and the third with a smaller text panel containing the signature and date (this rather scuffed and illegible), gilt decorations and floral devices adorning the first and second panels, leaf rather rubbed with loss to text on lower panels and some outer margins, 140 by 210 mm.; in modern card mount, framed and glazed