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Early Koran Leaf
An Il-Khanid leaf in an elegant muhaqqaq script with interlinear Persian translation and decorative marginal roundels in blue and gold.
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  Iran?. 14th century.

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George Washington Important Diplomatic Appointment
The appointment of John Trumbull "the Painter of the Revolution", as enforcer of an Act of Congress protecting American seamen and other citizens from impressment into the British navy. Trumbull's preference for a different position of responsibility resulted in the needed protection being given low priority and, arguably, provided the... (more)   America. 1796.
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Illumunated Manuscript Leaf From a Choir Book
Written in Latin in a large Italian "Rotunda" with a magnificent "U" in colors and gold opening a Psalm.   Italy. c. 1480. 20" x 14"
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Medieval Illuminated Manuscript Leaf
St. John on Patmos, by an accomplished artist under the influence of the Limbourgs; with borders cut from a manuscript of the period.
This representation follows that of the now lost miniature of the Belles Heures of the Duc de Berry.
  France. c. 1420. 7" x 5"
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