Hassan Basha Zadah - Illuminated Ottoman Qur’an Leaf - 1845

Description
Hassan Basha Zadah - Illuminated Ottoman Qur’an Leaf - 1845
Manuscripts, Original artwork, Religion - Quantity: 1 - Hand coloured illustrations - Manuscript

Antique illuminated Ottoman Koran.
1 sheets, 2 pages in total.
15 lines of handwritten text per page with embellishments and side outlines of the pages in gold.
The page is finished by a splendid coloured rosette on the side of the page itself.
Truly unique manuscript, from an Ottoman Qur'an by Hassan Basha Zadah.
The text is written in beautiful Arabic calligraphy and framed within a golden frame.
The verses are also separated by golden dots.
Dated 1262 AH (1845 AD).
In fair overall condition, minor ink smudge on two letters of the text (see photo), otherwise an excellent copy.

Size: 18 x 12 cm.

Tracked shipping.

Lot details
Object
Manuscript
Number of Books
1
Subject
Manuscripts, Original artwork, Religion
Author/ Illustrator
Hassan Basha Zadah
Book Title
Illuminated Ottoman Qur’an Leaf
Condition
Fair
Publication year oldest item
1845
Edition
1st Edition Thus
Language
Arabic
Original language
Yes
Binding/ Material
Loose page
Extras
Hand coloured illustrations
Number of pages
2
Dimensions
18×12 cm
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