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Ottoman Calligraphy and Early Qur'an Leaves.

Auction:
2764B
Lot:
324
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2764B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 16, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Ottoman Calligraphy and Early Qur'an Leaves.
Approximately thirty leaves with examples of Turkish calligraphy, including Qur'an leaves decorated in gilt; certificates, calligraphy examples, and other paper and parchment leaves, various sizes and condition;
[Together with] three printed books on Ottoman calligraphy.
Estimate $300-500


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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