Asian Antiques and Art from The China CoastThe China Coast
Home
 
Islamic Brass Brazier

browse these categories for related items...
Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Middle Eastern: Metalwork: Pre 1920: item # 908955

Please refer to our stock # 6057 when inquiring.

Click to view additional online
photographs:
1 - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5


The China Coast
Austin
Texas
512-789-7507

Guest Book

$ 435

Islamic Brass Brazier
Islamic and probably from Syria, charcoal brazier, decorated in incised, etched and pierced fashion; consists of several parts: the sphere, surmounted by a knob, a short "stem" with small sphere, and all resting on a large round base. The upper half of the sphere is joined to the lower half with a hinge. The top half of the sphere is decorated with eight niches filled with arabesques, above a border of cartouches filled with Islamic script. The bottom half of the sphere is with a large register of Islamic script. The base shows four eight-point geometric motifs, encircled by scroll and floral borders. The eleven (remaining) pendants suspended from the top rim of the lower half are with Islamic script and half moon. Wear and tear conditions. Early 20th century. Measurements: H 16 1/2", D 13 1/2".


Page design by TROCADERO © 1998-2013 View Cart
Categories Shops Join Terms Critique Map Help