www.galeriehafner.ch

Small Persian Qajar Brass Container w. Figures, 19th C

Small Persian Qajar Brass Container w. Figures, 19th C


browse these categories for related items...
Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Middle Eastern: Metalwork: Pre 1900: Item # 1197748

Please refer to our stock # 4817 when inquiring.
Galerie Hafner
View Seller Profile
Rathausgasse 8
CH-3011 Bern, Switzerland
+41 31 311 04 06

Guest Book
 $340.00
/ shipping included 
Cylindrical container made of brass with a domed cover and decorated base both close fitting. With engraved decoration in horizontal bands, the widest with eight medallions each containing a figure at leisure. Its function is not obvious, maybe an ink pot (davat) or a container for tobacco or spices. From an old Swiss collection. Condition: good, few tiny dents. Dimension: 7.5 cm high, diameter: 4.2 cm, weight: 80 g.