This beautiful vase from the Qajar Dynasty era (1785 to 1925) is originated in Shiraz, a southwest city in Persia and the home of the Achaemenid Persian Empire founded in the 6th century BCE by Cyrus the Great.
It illustrates in high relief beautiful sceneries of the Achaemenid Kings embellished in an all-hand throughout chased golden patina floral design.
This stunning vase is guaranteed to be silver, roughly 150 years old, tall for its kind, and a true masterpiece of craftsmanship from this era. All in all, a stunning jewel for a passionate collector.
The measurements are:
Height - 14 inches or 35 cm, diameter 4 3/4 inches or 12 cm.
Weight - 832 grams