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Lot 733
By: Anonymous
Subject: Manuscripts
Date: 1620 (circa)


Condition Code: B+

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Color: hand color

Size: 9.1 x 13.2 inches
         23.2 x 33.6 cm

    A very fine manuscript leaf from a Coptic-Arabic lectionary written in Egypt in the early part of the 17th century. The recto is embellished with superb Coptic decoration. The text is written in two columns, Coptic with an Arabic translation, in black, red and yellow ink. This is a very rare, museum quality leaf.

Condition Description: Very light soiling.

$600.00 - $750.00

Sold for: $450.00

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