QURAN. Aryamehr Quran. Tehran, 1965.
Tall folio. Original calf-backed floral printed boards, not paginated, printed in colour throughout; one fly-leaf with vertical crease, very light rubbing to extremities, final leaf with excised upper outer corner in order to obliterate compromising (1979 revolution) ownership inscription.
Commissioned by Shah Mohammad Reza Pahlavi, who amongst his many titles was called Aryamehr, which means Light of the Aryans, this Quran was issued as a limited edition. Weight 4.25 kg.