Part of Quran. North Africa, 19th Century


Part of Quran, juz’, comprising the Sura Al-Nas (mankind) until the last Sura XXXVI Ya Sin.

Maghreb text on paper with black ink and red letters with twelve lines per page. Illuminated with two bands with polychrome Vitruvian scroll friezes at the beginning and end of manuscript. Brown leather binding with flap with embossed decoration of medallion ornated with wild scrollwork within a double frame.

North Africa, 19th Century.

Condition report:
One loose board.

Provenance :

  • Items quantity:  1
  • Expertissim Reference: 2012060660