1 Leaf Beautiful Gold Ink Arabic Koran / Quran With Large Gold Ayat Circles
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1 Leaf Beautiful Gold Ink Arabic Koran / Quran With Large Gold Ayat Circles:
First of all, I must say that this is the most beautiful and stunning leaf of the Arabic Quran that I have ever seen. The Arabic text has borders with gold ink and also large round Ayat circles, which indicate the end of a verse, made of beautiful gold ink, along with the black lines that divide the small Ayat into 6 compartments. Also, when you look at this leaf at an angle the gold really shimmers! They are beautiful and there are many on each side of this leaf (see the scanned images). Notice especially the beautiful gold panel or rectangle which is used to visually begin a new Sura in the Quran, in this case Sura 23, which is titled "The Believers," and the title in Arabic is written with white ink on the gold rectangle (see the bottom of the first two scanned images).One leaf of a rare 18th century Gold ink Gold Koran / Quran illuminated handwritten manuscript, with Arabic writing on both sides, showing exquisite calligraphy. Very beautiful wide gold border with fine blue and red lines around the border. There are large gold circles as a mark foreach verse or Ayat. There are many small red marks added above words for diacritical and pronunciation. Also, there is an Arabic word in black ink in the bottom left margin (on only one side of the leaf). The paper is thin, and the durability of this paper is obtained by covering the page surfaces with egg white or starch. There are stains and some instances of smeared ink, due to its age and use over the years. This handwritten text of the Quran on paper exhibitssuperior calligraphy. The overall size is about 4 1/4 in. x 6 1/2 in. ContainsSura or Chapter 22:65-78, as well as the Sura Box for 23 (with the Sura being known as "The Believers"), on one leaf with writing on both sides. There are many mentions of "Allah" or "God" on this leaf, including 22:65, 68, 69, 72 and 78. Also, especially important is the reference to the following: "The Day of Resurrection" at Sura 22:69; "Abraham" at Sura 22:78; and "Muslims" at Sura 22:78. Amazing calligraphy and color.The winner of the sale will get the original gold Quran sheet, as well as a sheet of paper with the translations mentioned highlighted in color, done by one who has a Ph.D. (see the last scanned image). This is an original manuscript leaf, not a modern reproduction. Its authenticity is 100% guaranteed.
Guarantee of Authenticity. All of the leaves (whether handwritten manuscripts or printed texts) we sell are ORIGINALS. We guarantee everything we sell to be original and authentic. Due to their age, some imperfections can be expected, so please read our descriptions and view our scanned images carefully. We stand behind our inventory and want to make sure that all of our clients are completely satisfied with their purchases.