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The Koran

<I>The Koran</I>

The Holy Koran. Inscribed in Horasan in 1244 (1828) Zilhicce by Molla Muhammed Cevad b.Fazl Ali b. Cafer in Nesih calligraphy in Arabic. It has silk paper leaves (iv+447) each of them having 13 lines. Some leaves have exquisite deep blue illuminations. On margins of the leaves commentaries in Persian are to be found. Chapters, prostration marks, bordures, corner marks are illuminated in red and de…