Lot n° 123
1000 - 1500
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Qur'anic leaf on parchment, Andalusia or... - Lot 123 - Ader
Qur'anic leaf on parchment, Andalusia or Morocco, 13th century
Manuscript folio on square parchment inscribed on both sides with seven lines of text in Maghribi Arabic in sepia ink, the diacritical marks and vocalization in red, blue, yellow and green inks. The verses are separated by illuminated motifs in gold and polychrome of various shapes, groups of three dots, trisceles, ribbed or palmed discs. The text is taken from Sura al-Naba' LXXVIII, end verse 30-38.
26,7 x 26,2 cm
One perforation, folds, stains and wetness, one upper corner restored.
A Folio from a Qur'an, Parchment, Andalusia or Morocco, 13th century
Private collection in Paris from 1975 to 2000 - first part (lots 120 to 173).
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