All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1950 item #1327562 (stock #EW 2942)
An unusual set of three Persian silver salts or salt cellars cast in the form of a long tailed bird with punched and incised decoration. The heads screwed to the body of the bird. Some variation in the design of the three. One of the group stamped with three marks in Farsi, probably indicating the names of the Silversmith, City and fineness of the Silver, 840...