Lot 218A: A pair of Islamic lead scrolls.
October 23, 2016
Brooklyn, NY, USALive Auction
Description: A pair of Islamic lead scrolls, c.1000 AD, both with Arabic script containing verses from the Koran or Islamic prayer book Sullah or Kadisha, the smaller with several lines and very detailed. Nice white patina and extremely interesting! 2 3/8 in x 1 3/8 in (6 x 3 cm) and 1 3/8 in x 1 in (6 x 2.5 cm). Ex Northern California private collection.