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Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) by Amir Khusraw Dihlavi (d.1325); Nizamuddin Awliya with three attendants

Detached folio from a dispersed copy of Khamsa (Quintet) by Amir Khusraw Dihlavi, text: Persian in black nasta’liq script, heading in red; recto: Nizamuddin Awliya with three attendants, four columns, eleven lines of text; verso: four columns, nineteen lines, the verso of the folio has been pasted together with several pieces taken from another part …


Divan (Collected poems) by Jami (d. 1492)

Manuscript; Divan (Collected poems) by Jami; Persian in black nasta’liq script; headings in white and blue; 282 folios with 1 sarlawh (folio 1 verso), 1 unwan (folio 5 recto), and five paintings; standard page: 2 columns, 11 lines of text. Binding: The manuscript is bound in papier-mâché with lacquer-painted exterior covers and doublures of leather …