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Lot 732
By: Anonymous
Subject: Manuscripts
Date: 1620 (circa)


Condition Code: B

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Color: hand color

Size: 9.3 x 13 inches
         23.7 x 33.1 cm

    Two very fine manuscript leaves from a Coptic-Arabic lectionary written in Egypt in the early part of the 17th century. The first sheet is embellished with Coptic decoration on recto. The text is written in Coptic with an Arabic translation, in black, red and yellow ink. These are very rare, museum quality leaves.

Condition Description: Watermarked paper with light soiling on the first sheet and moderate soiling on the second sheet.

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