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A large Qur’an folio

possibly Mosul, Iraq

13th century


Including Qur’an xxx(sura al rum) parts, Quran XLI ( sura fussilat) parts to Quran XLIII (sura –al-zukhruf) parts, Arabic manuscript on paper, each folio with 14 ll. Of black muhaqqaq script, with gold black and blue roundel verse markers,surah headings in larger blue thuluth script , with fine marginal medallions in gold kufic script on red ground tag heuer replika with in illuminated roundels emitting palmettes into the margin, with catch words, old repairs, otherwise in good condition.

Folio – 50.5cm x 32 cm