Islamic & Indian Arts

Roseberys
70/76 Knights Hill
SE27 0JD London
Großbritannien und Nordirland

Datum der Auktion: 25.01.2019

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A Western Asiatic pottery handled cup, the deep bowl with rounded base and flared rim, the exterior with reddish-brown painted decoration composed of a series of ibex and band of red lines above and below, with similar thicker band to exterior and interior of rim, 10cm. high 10.2 in. (16 cm.) diam

Los #: 1

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 200 £

Datum: 25.01.2019

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An inscribed Sogdian silver spoon 1st-4th century AD,, with handle in the form of a palmette, inscribed to reverse in Kharostih probably with the owner's name, 19.7cm. Private UK collection since the 1970s

Los #: 2

Schätzpreis: 400 £ - 600 £

Datum: 25.01.2019

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An Elamite dog-headed ritual hardstone implement, Fars, Iran, 3rd-2nd Millennium BC., of elongated form with well, the handle in the form of a dog head with spot detail, 11.3cm. long Provenance: Private UK collection since 1987, previously in a Japanese collection

Los #: 3

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 25.01.2019

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A group of antiquities, Caucasus, 7th-1st century BC., comprising a Luristan dagger, bronze bracelet with discs and bead, bronze figure on a horse, a bronze openwork fitting with two serpents, three cloak pins, a bronze attachment element in the form of a cruciform with ibex, a bronze attachment

Los #: 4

Schätzpreis: 600 £ - 800 £

Datum: 25.01.2019

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A Roman head of a bearded man. 2nd-3rd century AD, with sculpted curly hair, mounted on a plinth, 3.5cm. high Provenance: Private UK collection

Los #: 5

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 200 £

Datum: 25.01.2019

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An Amlash handled pottery bowl, circa early 1st millenium BC, of deep form, with protrusions to rim and handle, everted spout, 28.9cm. wide Provenance: Lord Anthony Jacobs (1931-2014) collection, London acquired in the 1980s-90s

Los #: 6

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 25.01.2019

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A Western Asiatic-style pottery horse, on four feet with elongated neck, carved mane, flattened back side, 19.5cm. high, 12cm. wide Lord Anthony Jacobs (1931-2014) collection, London acquired in the 1980s and 90s

Los #: 7

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 25.01.2019

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A Western Asiatic pottery storage jar, Susa D Type, of squat form, decorated in black with ibex and leafs to upper shoulder, bands of vertical stipes to body, 35cm. high (VAT charged on hammer price

Los #: 8

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 200 £

Datum: 25.01.2019

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An excerpt from the Ferheng I-Jehenjar (Dictoriary of Persian Words) by Jamal al-Din Husain Inju, India, 17th century, 50ff. Persian manuscript on paper, with 23ll. of black nasta'liq per page, important words and phrases in red, with handwritten note to front cover stating the manuscript was

Los #: 9

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 200 £

Datum: 25.01.2019

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A Safavid illustration from the Shahnameh, Iran, 16th century, gouache on paper heightened with gilt, depicting a battle between two rulers, one hitting the other with a mace, with four vertical columns of small neat black nasta'liq above, and two lines below, two flags extending into margins

Los #: 10

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 25.01.2019

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A group of 7 illustrated manuscript leaves from the Shahnameh, Iran, 17th and 19th century, gouache on paper heightened with gilt, depicting King Jamshed being cut in two pieces with a saw, King Jamshed flying his throne into the clouds, the Shah of Hamawaran sending his daughter Sudaba to Kawus

Los #: 11

Schätzpreis: 1.200 £ - 1.500 £

Datum: 25.01.2019

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A group of 9 Qur'an folios in bihari script, India, 15th and 17th century, with one folio from a Sultanate Qur'an, 15ll. of black bihari script, gold verse markers, corrections in red, diagonal script to margins, mounted, folio 53.4 x 29.5; a further 8 folios from a later Qur'an, with 11ll. of black

Los #: 12

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 25.01.2019

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An Ottoman prayer book, Turkey, 19th century, 30ff., Arabic manuscript on paper, with 9ll. of neat black naskh per page, gold outer rule, gold rosettes, containing suras, religious invocations and the asma al-husna, illuminated headpiece, unsigned, undated, in modern maroon binding with gilt detail

Los #: 13

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 200 £

Datum: 25.01.2019

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Muhammad bin Pir ‘Ali al-Birkawi (d. 1573): Kitab al-wasiyya fi ‘ilm al-‘aqa’id al-islamiyya, On Islamic doctrine, Ottoman Turkey, 19th century, manuscript on paper, 76ff., with 11ll. of neat black naskh script within gold border per page, important words in red, with illuminated headpiece

Los #: 14

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 25.01.2019

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A Qur’an section, Ottoman Turkey or possibly Iran, 15th/16th century, Part of juz’ IV, Qur’an III, sura al ‘imran, v.187 to Qur’an IV, sura al-nisa, v.19, 12ff., Arabic manuscript on paper, 11ll. Of elegant naskh to the page, with gold and polychrome rosette verse markers, marginal section markers

Los #: 15

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 25.01.2019

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Ibrahim bin Muhammad bin Ibrahim al-Halabi (d. 1549 AD): Multaqa al-Abhar, Ottoman Turkey, 17th/18th century, Islamic jurisprudence, 231ff. Arabic manuscript on paper, 19ll. of black cursive script within red rule per page, various ownership inscriptions on the first folios, copious marginal notes

Los #: 16

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 25.01.2019

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A Qur’an, Ottoman Turkey or Provinces, mid to late 19th century, 299ff., Arabic manuscript on paper, with 15ll. of neat black naskh within gold outer rule, gold rosette verse markers, polychrome marginal decorations, two modern fly-leaves, no translation, final folio probably originally with

Los #: 17

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 25.01.2019

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Muhammad ibn Muhammad ibn 'Umar ibn al-Khattab, "Al-Wasilah", also known as 'Atimat al-'Abd al-Munib fi l-tawassul bi-l-salat 'ala al-Nabi al-Habib, a rare copy of a prayer book in praise of the Prophet Muhammad, arranged alphabetically in 35 chapters, copied by 'Abd Allah ibn Muhammad, North

Los #: 18

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 25.01.2019

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A complete North African Qur'an, copied by Ibrahim ibn Ahmed, probably Morrocco, dated 1282AH/1865AD, Arabic manuscript on paper, 334ff. with 13ll. of sepia Maghribi script per page, sura headings in red and yellow, with a dated colophon, original stamped leather binding, folio 11.9 x 11cm

Los #: 19

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 400 £

Datum: 25.01.2019

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Poetry in Praises to the Prophet Muhammad, Morocco, 19th century, including Abu ‘Abdullah Muhammad bin Sa’id al-Busiri (d. 1294)’s Qasida al-burda (The Poem of the Mantle), a renowned ode to the Prophet Muhammad, and followed by Muhammad bin Sulayman al-Jazuli’s (d. 1472 AD) Dala’il al-Khayrat, and

Los #: 20

Schätzpreis: 400 £ - 600 £

Datum: 25.01.2019

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An Ottoman qur'an juz,Ottoman provinces, 18th/19th century, Arabic manuscript on paper, 21ff., with 10ll. of black naskh script, gold verse roundels, within gold outer rule, opening header with gilt floral decoration, in leather binding with tooled medallion and flap, folio 25.5 x 17.5cm

Los #: 21

Schätzpreis: 400 £ - 600 £

Datum: 25.01.2019

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A miniature hexagonal qur'an, Timurid Iran, 15th century, Arabic manuscript on hexagonal paper, 87ff., with 28ll. of neat black naskh per page within a gold hexagonal border, opening and closing folio with floral illumination on gold, in a modern binding with gilt geometric design, folio 7.5 x 7cm

Los #: 22

Schätzpreis: 400 £ - 600 £

Datum: 25.01.2019

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An incomplete Ottoman provincial qur'an, Turkey or Provinces, 19th century, 147ff., with 13ll. of neat black naskh to the page within gold rule, gold verse roundels, headers in red, opening folio with titles in fine gold thuluth, undated, unsigned, incomplete after Qur’an XVIII, sura al-kahf, v.60

Los #: 23

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 500 £

Datum: 25.01.2019

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A Provincial Ottoman geneology, Turkey, 19th century, ink and polychrome on paper, with numerous seals and stamps, 340cm. long

Los #: 24

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 200 £

Datum: 25.01.2019

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An Qajar illuminated page with roses, Iran, 19th century, gouache on paper heightened with gilt, with central four-pointed medallion containing an oval painting of roses, with spandrels either side, on a ground of gold leaves and flower with polychrome, 23 x 15cm

Los #: 25

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 25.01.2019

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A Zand calligraphy panel, Iran, late 18th century, signed Muhammed Hashim, with 13ll. of very neat black naskh within cloud bands on a gilt ground, within a green border with outer red rule, 28 x 18.2cm. Other examples of written works sold at auction by Muhammad Hashim are Christie's, 6 Oct, 2011

Los #: 26

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 400 £

Datum: 25.01.2019

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A calligraphy panel, Safavid Iran, dated 927AH/1521AD, with 5ll. of bold black thuluth script on gold flecked paper, 25 x 22cm

Los #: 27

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 500 £

Datum: 25.01.2019

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A group of six Sufi manuscripts, including a large manuscript of a large section of Al-Bukhari’s Sahih, dated AH 1267/1851-52 AD, a seminal work on hadith, in red stamped morocco with flap; an Ottoman compilation of poetry, starting with Mawlana (probably Jalal al-Din Rumi) , then Imam ‘Ali, Halti

Los #: 28

Schätzpreis: 2.000 £ - 3.000 £

Datum: 25.01.2019

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A group of four leaves from a large Ilkhanid qur'an, Turkey, 16th century, Ottoman Turkish manuscript on paper, 7ll. of black muhaqqa script with interlinear translation in Arabic, gold roundel verse markers, one marginal decoration in blue, green and gilt, folio 40.5 x 31cm

Los #: 29

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 500 £

Datum: 25.01.2019

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A Timurid-style drawing of two fantastical beasts facing each other in battle, Iran, gouache on paper heightened with gilt, the beasts in pen and ink, on a gilt ground, single line of bold nasta'liq above and below, blue border with applied cartouches, page 25.5 x 29cm

Los #: 30

Schätzpreis: 400 £ - 600 £

Datum: 25.01.2019