Selected plates

  • Entire book
Author
RELIGIOUS/OTHER.
Title
[Persian Koran]
Published
ca. 17th century.
Description
Polished red leather binding with faded gilt motifs and designs to boards. Boards scuffed and rubbed, fore-edge painted design. A pair of highly decorative text pages, coloured and heightened with gilt. Koran dated 1081 [ca. 1663].
Hand coloured plates
2
Binding/Size
S=8vo
Category
18th Century & earlier, Islam, Religious/other
Value
$5,001-25,000
Stock ID
1576