Dala'il al-Khayrat

DALĀ’ IL AL-KHAYRĀT, Muḥammad ibn Sulaymān Jazūlī (d. 1472 CE), a small devotional of Munajat is written in small calligraphic naskh with rubrications on laid paper. Polychromatic illuminated opening with floral border in gold; borders in gold throughout; text is contained in circles held between two rectangles. Several of the circle backgrounds are filled with green. Polychrome illuminations of the mosques at Mecca and Medina. Bound in leather tooled with gold medallions and corner decorations.

Date Landscape Notes Reference
c. 1700-1900 CE
Latest Update: February 17, 2015