Lot 1492: Islamic Hadith Manuscript
December 8, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 17th century AD. A handwritten edition of the Hadith with tight blocks of calligraphic text in black and red, many pages with marginal notation; leather-covered end-boards and spine, with rubbed and chipped corners and some stitched repairs; text largely separate from the boards. 713 grams, 23 x 18 x 3cm (9 x 7 x 1 1/2"). Property of an Oxfordshire gentleman; acquired 1980s.
Condition Report: Fair condition.