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November 12, 2017 11:00AMCalender

Al-Murtada Muhammad (891?-922) Minhaj al Najat.

Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 3040B Location: Boston Date / Time: November 12, 2017 11:00AM


Al-Murtada Muhammad (891?-922) Minhaj al Najat. 1195 AH [1781 CE]. Arabic manuscript on paper, small quarto format, 48 leaves, 22 lines per page, text written in nasta'liq script in black ink, highlights in red, single column, bound in contemporary limp black morocco, 6 x 4 in.
Al-Murtada Muhammad was the second imam of the Zaidi state of Yemen, who ruled from 911 to 912 and was a respected religious scholar.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

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Minhaj al Najat