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Tuesday, November 29, 2011

Ancient Manuscript Review 36 : Antique Indo-Persian Quran (1108 AH)

This is a handwritten Quran from Indian-Persian region. First 2 pages are beautifully illuminated and text written in Naskh script with farsi translation in nastaliq script. It is copied in 1108 AH ( 1696 CE) by Rahmatullah Bin Ghyatullah.

Manuscript Specs

Item : Antique Quran
Content : A complete Quran with Persian translation
Dim : 11" x 7" x 2"
Date : 1108AH ( 1696 CE)
Copyist : Rahmatullah Bin Ghayatullah
Origin : Afghanistan/Iran/India
Calligraphy : Naskh , Thuluth & Nastaliq
Design : 12 lines
Purchased Price :USD

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