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Illuminated manuscript pages found with a group of handwritten Islamic Koran.


Beautiful Koran (Quran) manuscript leaf dating from 1237 AH (1821 AD). The text is framed inside a colored border and written in beautiful Arabic calligraphy. The verses are separated by red dots. This is one leaf, front and back, containing verses from Surat Al-Mu'min (The Believer). Nicely preserved with some marks and edge tears consistent with age. 19.7 x 14.8 cm (7 3/4" x 5 3/4"). ex-Los Angeles, Ca private collection. #AA2001: $150


Beautiful Koran (Quran) manuscript leaf dating from the Mamluk era, c. 1500 AD. The text contains the last verses from Surat Yusuf (Joseph). The text is written in bold Arabic letters with black ink, and the headings of Surats and some words are written in red-colored ink, the verses framed within a red frame. This is 1 leaf (front and back). Measures 10” x 5 7/8”. #AA2005: $150


Nice Ottoman Koran (Quran) manuscript leaf written in Damascus in 1177 AH (1763 AD). It contains verses from Surat al-Nour (The Light), specifically "Hadith Al-Ifq". The text written in nice black Arabic calligraphy, with red headings and accents. This is 1 leaf (front and back). Measures 9 1/4” x 6 3/8”. #AA2008: $125


Beautiful Ottoman-period Koran (Quran) manuscript leaf, c. 1700-1800 AD. The text represents verses from Sura Al-Furqan (The Criterion), and is written in beautiful Arabic calligraphy with black ink with red accents, the verses framed within a red frame. Dark areas around edges. This is 1 leaf (front and back). Measures 9 1/8” x 6 3/8”. #AA2012: $150


Beautiful Koran (Quran) manuscript leaf dating from 1237 AH (1821 AD). Contains verses of Surat Al-Sajdah (Ha.Mim). The text is framed inside a colored frame and written with beautiful Arabic Calligraphy, the verses separated with red dots. This is 1 leaf (front and back). Measures 7 3/4” x 5 3/4”. #AA2013: $150


Nice Ottoman Koran (Quran) manuscript leaf, written in Damascus in 1177 AH (1763 AD). Contains verses from Surat Ghafer (The Believer). Beautiful Arabic text in black ink with red notes and accents. This is 1 leaf (front and back). Measures 9 1/4” x 6 1/2”. #AA2014: $125


Beautiful Koran (Quran) manuscript leaf dating from the Mamluk era, c. 1500 AD. The text contains the last verses from Surat Yusuf (Joseph). The text is written in bold Arabic letters with black ink, and the headings of Surats and some words are written in red-colored ink, the verses framed within a red frame. This is 1 leaf (front and back). Measures 10” x 6”. #AA2015: $150


Beautiful Koran (Quran) manuscript leaf dating from the Mamluk era, c. 1500 AD. The text contains the last verses from Surat Al-Ra'd (Thunder). The text is written in bold Arabic letters with black ink, and the headings of Surats and some words are written in red-colored ink, the verses framed within a red frame. This is 1 leaf (front and back). Measures 10 1/8” x 5 3/4”. #AA2018: $150 SOLD


Beautiful Ottoman-period Koran (Quran) manuscript leaf, c. 1700-1800 AD. The text represents verses from Sura Al-Shuara' (The Poets), and is written in beautiful Arabic calligraphy with black ink with red accents, the verses framed within a red frame. Dark areas around edges. This is 1 leaf (front and back).
Measures 9 1/8” x 6 3/8”. #AA2017: $150


Nice Ottoman Koran (Quran) manuscript leaf, written in Damascus in 1177 AH (1763 AD). Contains verses from Surat Al-Zumar (The Companies). Beautiful Arabic text in black ink with red notes and accents. This is 1 leaf (front and back). Measures 9 1/4” x 6 1/2”. #AA2022: $125


Beautiful Koran (Quran) manuscript leaf dating from 1237 AH (1821 AD). Contains verses of Surat Al-Sajdah (Ha.Mim). The text is framed inside a colored frame and written with beautiful Arabic Calligraphy, the verses separated with red dots. This is 1 leaf (front and back). Measures 7 3/4” x 5 3/4”. #AA2023: $150


Beautiful Ottoman-period Koran (Quran) manuscript leaf, c. 1700-1800 AD. The text represents verses from Sura Al-Furqan (The Criterion), and is written in beautiful Arabic calligraphy with black ink with red accents, the verses framed within a red frame. Dark areas around edges. This is 1 leaf (front and back). Very dark areas probably from soot from a fire. Measures 9” x 6 1/4”. #AA2026: $125


Beautiful Koran (Quran) manuscript leaf dating from 1237 AH (1821 AD). Contains verses of Surat Al-Zukhruf (Ornaments). The text is framed inside a colored frame and written with beautiful Arabic Calligraphy, the verses separated with red dots. This is 1 leaf (front and back). Measures 7 3/4” x 5 3/4”. #AA2029: $150


Nice Ottoman Koran (Quran) manuscript leaf written in Damascus in 1177 AH (1763 AD). It contains verses from Surah Al-Zumar.
The text written in nice black Arabic calligraphy, with red headings and accents. This is 1 leaf (front and back).
Measures 9 1/4” x 6 1/2”. #AA2030: $125


Very nice Koran (Quran) manuscript leaf from Kashmir (Northern India). It is dated 1207 AH (1792 AD) and represents verses from surat Al-Hadid (Iron). The text written in nice black Arabic calligraphy, with red headings and accents. This is 1 leaf (front and back). Measures 8 1/4” x 6 1/8”. #AA2034: $125


Beautiful Ottoman-period Koran (Quran) manuscript leaf, c. 1700-1800 AD. The text represents verses from Sura Al-Shuara' (The Poets), and is written in beautiful Arabic calligraphy with black ink with red accents, the verses framed within a red frame. Dark areas around edges. This is 1 leaf (front and back). Measures 9” x 6 3/8”. #AA2035: $150


Beautiful Koran (Quran) manuscript leaf dating from 1237 AH (1821 AD). Contains verses of Surat Al-Mu'min (The Believer). The text is framed inside a colored frame and written with beautiful Arabic Calligraphy, the verses separated with red dots. This is 1 leaf (front and back). Measures 7 3/4” x 5 3/4”. #AA2036: $150


Nice Ottoman Koran (Quran) manuscript leaf written inDamascus in 1177 AH (1763 AD). It contains verses from Surah Al-Zumar.
The text written in nice black Arabic calligraphy, with red headings and accents. This is 1 leaf (front and back).
Measures 9 1/4” x 6 1/2”. #AA2037: $125


Rare Ottoman Koran (Quran) manuscript leaf dating from 1214 AH (1799 AD). The text represents verses from Sura Al-Nisa’ (The Women), and is written in beautiful Arabic Calligraphy with black and red ink, the text framed in a red colored frame. The leaf exhibits foxing and worming. There is damage on the borders but the text is not affected. The leaf is fragile and can be easily broken if not handled carefully. This is 1 leaf (front and back). Measures 9 3/4” x 4 3/8”. #AA2020: $125

Beautiful Koran (Quran) manuscript leaf dating from the Mamluk era, c. 1500 AD. The text contains the last verses from Surat Al-Ra'd (Thunder). The text is written in bold Arabic letters with black ink, and the headings of Surats and some words are written in red-colored ink, the verses framed within a red frame. This is 1 leaf (front and back). Measures 10 1/8” x 5 3/4”. #AA2025: $150



Beautiful Koran (Quran) manuscript leaf dating from the Mamluk era, c. 1500 AD. The text contains the last verses from Surat Yusuf (Joseph). The text is written in bold Arabic letters with black ink, and the headings of Surats and some words are written in red-colored ink, the verses framed within a red frame. This is 1 leaf (front and back). Measures 10” x 5 7/8”. #AA2031: $150


Beautiful Koran (Quran) manuscript leaf dating from the Mamluk era, c. 1500 AD. The text contains the last verses from Surat Yusuf (Joseph). The text is written in bold Arabic letters with black ink, and the headings of Surats and some words are written in red-colored ink, the verses framed within a red frame. This is 1 leaf (front and back). Measures 10” x 5 7/8”. #AA2038: $150


Very large and early Ottoman Koran (Quran) manuscript leaf dating from 1104 AH (1692 AD). It is written with bold Arabic letters in black ink with red accents. Foxing, ink blotches, and some dirt, but the text is not seriously affected. The borders exhibit some damage as well. This is 1 leaf (front and back). Measures 11 1/4” x 7 1/2”. #AA2009: $175

Very large and early Koran (Quran) manuscript leaf dating from 1104 AH (1692 AD). It contains verses from Surat Al-Tawbah (Repentance). It is written with bold Arabic letters in black ink with red accents. Foxing, ink blotches, and some dirt, but the text is not seriously affected. The borders exhibit some damage as well. This is 1 leaf (front and back). 11 1/4” x 7 3/4”. #AA2011: $150

Illuminated manuscript pages found with a group of handwritten Islamic Koran. Some have Illuminated multicolored floral marginal medallions, Naskhi script in black ink within a 24K gold frame with gold discs between the verses. Vowels and diacritical signs are in black & red. Some marginal tears consistant with age and use. Otherwise in good antiquariat condition. Date not on this leaf but in another section of the manuscript.
Illuminated pages, still bound together. From a handwritten Ottoman-era Koran dated 1277 AH / 1860 AD. Each page measures 174 tall x110 mm wide (6 3/4 x 4 1/4 inches). Two attached pages (front & back) from this folio, which included Jooz 7th : Surat Maidah ( Ch 5) verse 84-120 to An'am ( Ch 6) verse 1-110. Nice! #86926v: $160

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Ancient Islamic Koran, copied 1101 AH / 1690 AD by Ibrahim Al Diyarbekir who was student of Ramazan Efendi. Each page measures around 140x95 mm (5 1/2 x 4 3/4 inches). $49.00 ea.
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Illuminated manuscript pages found with a group of handwritten Islamic Koran. Some have Illuminated multicolored floral marginal medallions, Naskhi script in black ink within a 24K gold frame with gold discs between the verses. Vowels and diacritical signs are in black & red. Some marginal tears consistant with age and use. Otherwise in good antiquariat condition. Date not on this leaf but in another section of the manuscript.

Illuminated pages, still bound together. From a handwritten Ottoman-era Koran dated 1277 AH / 1860 AD.
Opened up they measure around 174x110 mm (6 3/4 x 4 1/4 inches). You get two pages (front and back) from this folio.

Jooz 8th : Surah An Am ( Ch 6) verse 111-165 to Aaraf ( Ch 7) verse 1-87. #85522: $145 SOLD

Illuminated pages, still bound together. From a handwritten Ottoman-era Koran dated 1277 AH / 1860 AD.
Opened up they measure around 174x110 mm (6 3/4 x 4 1/4 inches). You get two pages (front and back) from this folio.
Jooz 9th : Surah Aaraf ( Ch 7) verse 88-206 to Anfal ( Ch 8) verse 1-40. #86926: $145 SOLD

Safavid Persia, c. 1675 - 1722 AD. Gorgeous and HUGE handwritten Koran folio page. The text represents verses from Surat Al Hujurat (the Chambers). The verses are written in black ink and the calligraphy is framed in red and copied with bold Arabic letters. Very clean piece considering the age. A magnificent display piece! 300 x 215 mm (12" x 8 1/2"). #370321111971: $175 SOLD



Ottoman period handwritten Koran leaf. Written in Damascus, Syria in 1177 AH (1763 AD). Written in black ink with some accents, spacing and letters in red ink. Well-preserved with slight foxing and light edge damage common for documents of such age. 237 x 170 mm (9 1/4" x 6 1/2"). #220541176060: $125
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Mamluk period, c. 1450 - 1517 AD. Gorgeous handwritten Koran page. Contains verses of Surat Al Mursalat. The verses are framed in red, the text is written in bold Arabic letters and the headings of Surats and some other words in red ink. Well-preserved with slight foxing and light edge damage common for documents of such age. 25 x 15 cm (9 3/4" x 5 3/4"). #220540112825: $125 SOLD

Mamluk period, c. 1450 - 1517 AD. Gorgeous handwritten Koran page. Contains verses of Surat Al Mursalat. The verses are framed in red, the text is written in bold Arabic letters and the headings of Surats and some other words in red ink. Well-preserved with slight foxing and light edge damage common for documents of such age. 25 x 15 cm (9 3/4" x 5 3/4"). #220540740266: $125 SOLD

Mamluk period, c. 1450 - 1517 AD. Gorgeous handwritten Koran page. Contains verses of Surat Al Quamar. The verses are framed in red, the text is written in bold Arabic letters and the headings of Surats and some other words in red ink. Well-preserved with slight foxing and light edge damage common for documents of such age. 25 x 15 cm (9 3/4" x 5 3/4"). #220541215766: $125 SOLD


Beautiful Koran (Quran) manuscript leaf dating from 1207 AH (1792 AD), Kashmir, India. Written in beautiful Arabic calligraphy. This is one leaf, front and back. 20.5 x 15.6 cm (8" x 6 1/8").
ex-Los Angeles, Ca private collection. #AA2002: $125
SOLD

Beautiful Koran (Quran) manuscript leaf dating from 1207 AH (1792 AD), Kashmir, India. Written in beautiful Arabic calligraphy. This is one leaf, front and back, containing verses from Surat Al-Hashr (The Gathering). Interesting hand-drawn illustration on one margin. 20.6 x 15.2 cm (8 1/8" x 6"). #AA2003: $125
SOLD