Lot 255

TWO LARGE PAGES OF THE MAMELUK KORAN
Two manuscript folios on paper of 13 lines per page in muhaqqaq in brown ink with annotations in red and blue
One of the folios with a title line of Sura 72 (al-Jinn) in golden thuluth and 12 lines of text
Numerous golden rosettes separating the verses
Two large marginal medallions, one of which is a hizb
(Wear and small traces of moisture)
The first page: Sura 12 (Yusuf), from verse 65 to the beginning of verse 80; the second: Sura 71 (nuh), beginning verse 13 to Sura 72 (al-Jinn), middle verse 13
Egyptian-Syrian, probably 15th century
Two probably 15th century Egyptian Syrian Mamluk pages of Qu'ran
DIM : (PAGE) 37 X 26.5 CM (14 9/16 X 10 7/16 IN)