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Questions about antiques.com? Call our customer service line at 1-800-ANTIQUES http://www.antiques.com//images/antiques_logo.jpg http://www.antiques.com/ Interesting Calligraphic Panel With Gold Illumination Dated 1888 Ad http://www.antiques.com/classified/1128399/Antique-Interesting-Calligraphic-Panel-with-Gold-Illumination-dated-1888-AD An interesting calligraphic panel dated 1888 ad scribed in nasta'aliq script in urdu.These couplets were written by hafiz altaf hussain,a tehsildar of banaras,during the reign british india. w.R.Partridge,saheb bahadur,civil service married shering anne in banaras and befitting to the occasion hafiz altaf hussain wrote a poem congratulating the newly wed couple.The striking note is that the word altaf used in the poem when added up with the assigned figure in numerology results into 1888,the year of the wedding. beautiful calligraphy in black ink with gold illumination. in original vintage frame.Size:9.5 x 14 inches

Item Price : $1950.00
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Splendor Of Islamic Art; Antique Green Jade Amulet http://www.antiques.com/classified/1128400/Antique-Splendor-of-Islamic-Art--Antique-Green-Jade-Amulet 18th century elegant and rare jade amulet pendant with inscription of "nad e ali" around the border and names of 12 shii imams in nasta'aliq script.It is very seldom that amulets of this size surface on the market for sale.Authenticity of all the items presented for sale is guaranteed.
Item Price : $3950.00
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Islamic Calligraphy : Persian Calligraphic Panel Dated 1837 A D http://www.antiques.com/classified/1128404/Antique-Islamic-Calligraphy---Persian-Calligraphic-Panel-dated-1837-A-D A very rare and beautiful "wasli" of persian calligraphy in naskh script with black ink.This is very innovative large sized "mashq" in which calligrapher has shown his expertise in joining many words of the verses as one and yet maintaining his flow of pen and rhythm of cursive formations.The calligraphy is done one beige paper and this professionally mounted with archival matting material.Dimension: 10.5" x 16.5".This calligraphic panel is dated 1258 al hijri,corresponding to 1837 a.D.
Item Price : $1750.00
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Fatimid Era Gold Islamic Signet Ring With Inscription http://www.antiques.com/classified/1128407/Antique-Fatimid-Era-Gold-Islamic-Signet-Ring-with-Inscription a rare find is fatimid era gold signet ring mounted with square lepus lazuli mounted on gold ring. I am not selling gold and have not tested it either but the color suggests that this gold has highest purity ratio.The ring is "signet" and is inscribed in arabic naskh with phrase " bism allah " in reverse meaning "in the name of god (allah) ",a very popular phrase in many muslim kingdoms .Kindly magnify the posted images to appreciate the intricate craftsmanship of this splendid ring,which is in pristine condition. dimension: 1.5 x 1.5 cms. Size of the ring : 8 1/4
Item Price : $4450.00
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Blue / White Porclean Plate With Inscription http://www.antiques.com/classified/1128426/Antique-Blue---White-Porclean-Plate-with-inscription A rare and very attractive porcelain round plate with calligraphy in naskh script.The sides of the plate bears the names of four islamic caliphs and kalima.It may be of interest to note that the calligraphy on this plate has not been done by an expert calligrapher instead the design department of the manufacture of the plates in u.K . condition: pristine and in great condition as evidenced in the images.
Item Price : $1985.00
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Safavid Era Gold Signet Ring With Inscription http://www.antiques.com/classified/1128427/Antique-Safavid-Era-Gold-Signet-Ring-with-Inscription Rare,elegant & epitome of craftsmanship.
Item Price : $4600.00
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Original Calligraphy By Sultan Mirza Dated 1832 A. D http://www.antiques.com/classified/1128442/Antique-Original-Calligraphy-by-Sultan-Mirza-dated-1832-A--D Original splendid persian calligraphic panel in black ink on paper by famous calligrapher mohammed al hussaini also known as sultan mirza.This is signed and dated 1832 a.D. the calligraphic script is "khat e shikast" which is now a rarity. This calligraphy is framed with archival matting and is provided with non reflective glass.Please do ask questions before you bid to buy.Condition: excellent.Authenticity is unconditionally guaranteed.
Item Price : $1880.00
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