All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Pre 1920 item #1471539
Persian antique khatamkari marquetry chess/backgammon board. Opens to be used as either chess or backgammon board. Made with inlay of many different woods to create decorative and useful intricate patterns. Khatamkari is an ancient Iranian technique of marquetry inlay.

Age: circa 1920's

Dimensions: Closed: 19 7/8" long x 9 7/8" wide x 3" high. Open: 19 7/8" long x 20" wide x 1 1/2" high
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1800 item #1471458 (stock #369)
The incense burner consists of a thick and solid cast bronze cup which rests on a tripod base also in cast bronze. A cut copper cover is held by a hinge fixed by rivets. Islamic work from the middle east. Very nice old patina of the metal. Bronze very earlier than the 18th century. H:21cm. A hole on the lid (see photo) otherwise good condition.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1800 item #1471011 (stock #IS397)
Antique 17th-18th century Islamic Indo Persian Safavid tinned-copper footed bowl, made of cast and turned copper. Tall bowl of deep form rising from a flaring foot the exterior, decorated with chiseled and engraved with elaborate Arabic calligraphy, and band of composite palmettes, pronounced rim engraved with continuous key pattern.

MEASUREMENTS: Diameter: 11.8 cm (4.65 inches). Height: 7 cm (2.76 inches)...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1800 item #1471010 (stock #IS609)
Antique 17th-18th century huge hand hammered Ottoman Armenian Tinned Copper deep charger, platter, bowl, plate. The object has a broad rim engraved with four cartouches enclosing two lobed medallions engraved with a floral pattern, one with stylized bird and another with an inscription in Eski Osmanlı Türkçesi (Old Ottoman Turkish) in Arabic alphabet “Mustafa”, has some other illegible writing in Arabic alphabet...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1470907 (stock #IS124)
Antique Medieval 13th century B.C. (597 AH – 700 AH). Mamluk Syrian Raqqa Islamic Ceramic Bowl of rounded conical form standing on a low splayed foot, the body is glazed in with splashes of turquoise green and brown glaze.

Condition: No cracks or repairs, except for a chip on the rim.

MEASUREMENTS:

Diameter: 17.5 cm (6.89 inches) Height: 6 cm (2.36 inches)

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1900 item #1470898 (stock #IS321)
Antique second half of the 19th century Islamic Persian Qajar Dynasty ceramic tile of rectangular form moulded and painted in underglaze blue, purple, turquoise and white, outlined in black under transparent glaze depicting a prince on horseback wearing an intricate costume and holding a falcon.

Link to the related tile in The Metropolitan Museum of Art...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1470897 (stock #IS328)
Antique, Medieval, Islamic, slip-covered, splash - glazed ceramic bowl, Fatimid Caliphate Egypt or Syria, 10th -11 century A.D. (364 A.H. – 441 A.H.).

Tall bowl of deep form resting on a disc-shaped short foot, the walls of the interior adorned with very rare ornamentation of a tiger and a horned bull.10th century.

CONDITION: In good, intact condition for its age, to be over 950 years, with signs of age with old earthen patina and wear. No cracks, restorations, or repairs...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1470894 (stock #IS562)
Antique, 18th- 19th century, Islamic, Turkish Ottoman, 12 pieces silver-plated copper coffee set, consists of the Coffee Pot (Ibrik) tray and ten coffee cup holders, zarfs.

Coffee pot on short straight foot, pear-shaped silver-plated copper body, hand chiseled with panels in the form of the niche “Mihrab” floral pattern and 4 lobed medallions within Arabic scripts. Mounted with silver-plated brass foot, spout, serpentine handle, and mouth rim...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1470891 (stock #IS353)
Very Rare, authentic antique medieval Islamic, ceramic bowl, Egypt or Syria Mamluk period: 13th-14th century A.D. (7th century AH - 8th century AH). Tall bowl of deep form resting on a disc-shaped, short foot, with a gorgeous turquoise - green glaze. The rim incised with a serrated pattern.

These types of the Turquoise glazed Mamluk ceramic were inspired by the Medieval Persian Kashan turquoise glazed pottery.

CONDITION: Repaired clean breaks...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Pre 1900 item #1470889 (stock #IS368)
Antique 18th century Turkish Ottoman Islamic Leather Wallet, embroidered in gilt silver thread, of rectangular form with Bracket-Form flap shaped flap. The light brown morocco leather is embroidered with trailing floral motifs in Gilt metal thread. The flap is with two gild filigree stylized rosette clasps. On the back is embroidered with interlocked initials amongst trailing floral motif. The interior is with four internal pockets and three shaped leather folds tooled in elaborate design...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1900 item #1470888 (stock #IS373)
Superb quality antique 19th century Indo Persian Qajar Islamic ceramic tile of oval form, finely hand painted under a clear crackle glaze in green, blue, black, and pale white, featuring a Persian camel rider, dressed in traditional Persian costume holding a spear in his hand and his dog running alongside his camel within a ground of foliate scrolls...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1900 item #1470875 (stock #IS382)
Antique 19th century Islamic Indo Persian Qajar tile of rectangular form, moulded in low-reliefs and painted in underglaze cobalt blue, green, white, light blue and brown, outlined in black depicting a man standing in a garden landscape wearing an elaborate dress and traditional Persian hat. The tile is set in its antique 19th century Cassette frame, lacquered in a deep black glossy finish with ornate gold lip...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1900 item #1470873 (stock #IS384)
Antique 19th century Indo Persian Qajar dynasty Islamic ceramic tile of oval form, finely hand painted under a clear crackle glaze depicting a hunting scene with a courtly male dressed in a splendid dress with spear hunting antelopes on horseback in companion of a hound dog, set in a mountainous landscape.

DIMENSIONS: 40.5 cm x 27.5 cm (15.94 x 10.83 inches).

CONDITION: Cracked in half "clean break” and glued together one chip on the back of the rim.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Pre 1900 item #1470870 (stock #IS387)
Pair of antique, 19th century, Turkish Ottoman, Islamic shoes (mules). The upper face made of light brown leather t, finely hand embroidered in traditional ottoman design with coiled metallic thread, and multi- layered, stacked, leather bottom soles.

MEASUREMENTS: Overall length; 23 cm (9 inches).

CONDITION: In good wearable condition, showing the age and usage.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1470866 (stock #IS395)
Antique 19th century Turkish Ottoman silver-gilt (unmarked) Islamic coffee cup holder “Zarf” of broad bowl and a low splayed foot, pierced and engraved in the lace form pattern with garlands of foliate motifs, three crescent moons with stars and two scripts in Arabic calligraphy.

DIMENSIONS:

Height: 4 cm (1.57 inches). Diameter: 5.5 cm (2.17 inches). WEIGHT: 23 grams (0.81 ounces).

CONDITION: In good condition, showing age and usage, minor tarnish spots...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1470865 (stock #IS407)
Antique Islamic solid silver Fruit Sherbet Spoon with Turkish Ottoman Coin bowl and long twisted stim handle marked 800 (Silver grade), with elaborate finial in the form of the crown, surmounted by Islamic symbol a crescent moon and star...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1470862 (stock #IS559)
An impressive antique 19th century Turkish Ottoman hand hammered, gilt copper alloy (Tombak) Islamic ablution basin with cover. Basin with bulbous body and large flaring rim finely hand embossed and chiseled in relief with three bunches of grapes on a vine which also issues scalloped leaves with scrolling tendrils, and three cartouches with cusped concave rim embellished with flowers.

The cover (filter) is also decorated with three bunches of grapes on a vine which also issues scalloped lea...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1700 item #1470861 (stock #IS560)
Antique 16th century Turkish Ottoman gold gilt-copper (Tombak) Islamic Amulet case (Ta'wiz-Muska) of hexagonal cylindrical form the bottom part adorned with engraved ornament. The upper part with two small integral rectangular suspension loops, allow the amulet to be suspended with a silk cord from the neck. originally held a Qur’anic verse.

According to the previous owner, this amulet case was found before World War II on the Mohacs battlefield in Hungary.

CONDITION: Showing its age...