E & M Perez Ellen and Michael Perez
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1900 item #1296781 (stock #464ar)
E & M Perez
$225.00
Measuring 3 1/4" square, and 2 1/2" high, this ceramic inkwell is in the form of a building typical of the Middle East and North Africa. The lid covers the single ink container, and makes a "roof" for the building. The clay body is a buff color, with glazes of blue, turquoise, green, mustard yellow, and magenta, all traditional colors for North African ceramics. In good condition, no chips or cracks, just minor wear to the high points on the scalloped roof line...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1251973 (stock #362ar)
E & M Perez
sold
Executed in vivid polychrome enamels, this copper tray is a fine example of the enamel work done in what is now Syria, utilizing the firing method of cuerda seca, in which a heavy string is used to separate the enamels, and burns away during firing, leaving the enamel work in high relief...