The Koran c. 1900
1" x 3/4"
Printed in Arabic, with decorated borders to each page. Bound in RED morocco with gilt curlicue decoration overall.
Printed internally entirely in GOLD.
Housed in a typical "Bryce style' white metal hinged locket with inset magnifier Case is in fair condition.
27 x 19mm [Bondy 111], c.1900
only a very few were printed in gold.
Sold by a collector in a public auction at Bonhams, 9th November 2022.