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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2885B Boston
March 19, 2016 11:00 AMCalender
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Illuminated Firman Manuscript

$1,845$1,500
Auction: Asian Works Of Art - 2885B Location: Boston Date / Time: March 19, 2016 11:00AM

Description:

Illuminated Firman Manuscript, Persia, 19th century, opaque color and gold on paper, seven lines of Nastaliq script within cloud bands and surrounded by gilt, bordered by panels of scrolling florals and quatrefoil cartouches filled with blue, a seal stamp within a boteh-form cartouche, framed and glazed, sight size 23 1/4 x 15 in.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

Not examined out of frame, crease across center, wrinkling and worm damage.


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