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Lot 66 of 326: Imam al-Busiri (d. 1296-97 AD): Qasida al-Burda, signed Sadiq bin Yusuf of Sian, China, dated 1010AH/1601-2AD, 87ff., Arabic manuscript with interlinear translation, with 5ll. of black Rayani style script per page, diacritical marks in black, copious notes, the ‘Poem of the Mantle’, a celebrated ode to the Prophet Muhammad, colophon stating that this was copied in Xi’an in AH 1010 by Sadiq bin Yusuf, in restored Chinese morocco, folio 32 x 21.5cm.

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This lot has ended - Successful bid:£16,000 (30 Bids)
Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Islamic Art & Manuscripts (#980)  16/06/2020 10:30 AM GMT+1  This Auction has ended