Sunday, January 24, 2021 at 10:00 am CST
LOT #188

Calligraphy Assortment

(5) items including (2) Persian qalamdan hand-painted pen boxes having figural decor with (1) depicting a woman breastfeeding a child; a Persian Gouache book illustration depicting a polo game having Arabic text surrounding image and en verso; and (2) Medieval manuscript leaves having Latin script in black, red and blue initial letters and scrollwork decor

Estimate: $300 - $500

Hammer Price: $175

Dimensions: Height: 12 inches, Width: 8 3/8 inches (Persian sheet)

Condition: Very Good to Fair, pen boxes both having chips; broken and missing piece to one pen box lid; Persian illustration having glue residue to edges and staining to lower edge; Latin manuscripts having buckling, creases and chips to edges

Shipping: Leonard Auction will directly ship this lot.

Sales Tax: Illinois (8.000%), New Jersey (6.625%), Pennsylvania (8.000%), Washington (10.500%)

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