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Arts of the Islamic World & India including Fine Rugs and Carpets

October 27, 2020
3:00 PM GMT
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Sotheby’s New Bond Street, 34-35 New Bond Street, London W1A 2AA, UK


Sotheby’s Arts of the Islamic World & India sale will take place on October 27, featuring rare works from the Islamic world, most notably a leaf from the famous ‘Blue-Quran’ dated back to the 9th century.

The Ottoman Empire’s vast cultural traditions are examplified by rare specimens of Iznik pottery, a rare pair of wooden clogs, court carpets and an unusual Ottoman silk satin and metal-thread brocade panel. Most notably, copies of illuminated Qur’an and a divan dedicated to Sultan Mehmed the Conqueror will also feature in the sale.


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