Ottoman quran, 19th Century


Ottoman quran, First half-19th CenturyManuscript on paper of 15 black-ink text lines per page, illuminated with double polychrome frontispiece and two-gilt heightening stippled with flowered scrollwork and large palm leaves decoration. Sura titles written on gilt bands. Brown leather flap binding inlaid with mandorla medallions and gilt corners stamped with flowered scrollworks.Dimensions: 14,5 x 10 cm (5-3/4 x 4 in.).Condition: minor humidity stains.

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  • Expertissim Reference: 2012050223