Everard Auctions and Appraisals
Live Auction

Winter Southern Estates and Collections: Session II

Wed, Feb 14, 2024 10:00AM EST
  • Estate of a Swiss UBS Executive, Zurich and Hilton Head Island, SC
Lot 829

Early Quran

Estimate: $300 - $500
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Property from the Estate of a Swiss UBS Executive, Zurich and Hilton Head Island, SC

Description:

Early Quran, with illuminated title pages, gilt borders on body pages of text, inscriptions on blank pages at beginning and end leaves and other marginal annotations throughout, decorative embossed calf cover, with a cloth wrap.

Measurements: Height: 8 in. x Width: 4 1/4 in. x Depth: 1 1/4 in.

Condition:

Fair condition, first seven leaves including title page with reinforced margins, several leaves in third quarter with repairs, tears and losses affecting the text in the upper right corner, general wear and fraying to edges of leaves, paper toned with occasional mild foxing, possibly rebacked.

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