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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1400944 (stock #WN201)
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A textile panel made of different dyed silk stripes, exquisitely embroidered with motifs from Zoroastrian myths such as fishes or botehs. The backing is a coarse blue dyed cotton, framed by a black ribbon. These embroidery panels originally would have formed the knee to ankle section of one trouser leg, of a shalvar (pantaloon) from a Zoroastrian woman's wedding costume. Condition: one stripe with small fabric losses (see photo 6), few tears, an old mend, little faded. Dimension: c...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1800 item #1353830 (stock #WN018)
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$2,200.00
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Large bowl of deep rounded form, raised on a narrow foot with flared rim. The exterior chiselled and engraved, the neck with a band of nasta'liq inscription. Below a frieze of floral motifs and trilobed arches. Condition: traces of usage, rubbing to tinning. Dimension: diameter: 29.6 cm, 13.6 cm high, weight: 1.4 kg.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1399638 (stock #3410)
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The ground textile is a dark woolen flannel "inlaid" with pieces of colored fabric and embroidered in silk yarn in different colors. The embroideries from Rasht in Gilan Province were made by professional male embroiderers. Cotton lining, silk fringes. Dimension: diameter (without fringes): 142 cm, fringes: c. 8.5 cm long. Condition: fine, little faded, minimally stained.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Pre 1910 item #1362487 (stock #4950)
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A set of six silver bowls, the center with raised omphalos. Below an acanthus bordure decorated with a band of Arabic calligraphy. No mark, but silver tested. Condition: due to the high silver content the bowls are quite soft and some are slightly distorted. Three bowls with few dents. Dimension: diameter: 10.6 cm, 5.1 cm high, total weight: 476 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Pre 1900 item #1326118 (stock #5179)
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$980.00
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A Qajar papier-mache penbox with polychrome and gold decoration under a lacquered varnish. The top painted with a central medallion of Virgin Mary with Baby Jesus, the sides decorated with portrait roundels of young women and the rose and nightingale motif (gul-u-bulbul), against a transparent green lacquer on metal foil ground. The base and the sides of the sliding tray with flower scrolls in gold on a red ground. Provenance: a gentleman's collection, Geneva - Switzerland...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1222428 (stock #4871)
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$980.00
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A large silver tray of oval form with applied scrolling handles. The sloping sides of the salver with repousse decoration in the Turkish baroque style. Tughra and two other marks to either end of the tray, each handle with two hallmarks. Condition: traces of usage, the sides with two short cracks, one old repair with crack near the attachment of one handle (pic. 9). Dimension total: 41.5 cm long x 26.7 cm wide, weight: 760 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1147276 (stock #4564)
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$980.00
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A long woman's coat, made of salmon-colored silk, with woven rows of polychrome flower bouquets. Front and back made of one panel of fabric, therefore the pattern being upside-down at the back. Slitted sleeve ends with embroidery in metal threads and the cuffs lined with additional fabric. Bordered with brocade bands and cream colored cotton lining...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Pre 1900 item #1013909 (stock #3960)
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$980.00
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A large wooden lidded box of rectangular shape, made in Qajar Persia. The surfaces overlaid with micro-mosaic in colored wood, bone and metal, forming different stellar motifs. All with a lacquer finishing, shining golden. The interior with a folding mirror and roughly painted with flowers. The drawer is partitioned, the metal fittings made of sheet metal...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1800 item #766161 (stock #3411)
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$950.00
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A Spanish pottery tile from Sevilla made in two sections forming a quatrefoil. Moulded and glazed in white, green, blue, manganese and honey brown with raised outlines (cuenca technique). Bordered with an oak wood frame. Dimension: 36 x 35 cm. (frame). Condition: Surface with some minor losses. Weight: 4270 gram.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1800 item #766156 (stock #3410A)
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A Spanish pottery tile from Sevilla, made in two sections forming a quatrefoil. Moulded and glazed in white, green, blue, manganese and honey brown with raised outlines (cuenca technique). Bordered with an oak wood frame. Dimension: 36 x 35 cm. (frame). Condition: Surface with some minor losses. Weight: 4660 gram.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Pre 1900 item #1326255 (stock #5176)
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$900.00
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A Qajar steel penbox with etched and gilt design. The top decorated with two noblemen and a mother with baby among flower scrolls. The sides depicting hunting scenes and figures at leisure. Provenance: a gentleman's collection, Geneva - Switzerland. Condition: traces of usage, some wear to gilding, interior with some oxydation (please look at the photos carefully, they make part of the condition report). Dimension: c. 22.3 cm x 3.8 cm x 3.4 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1206101 (stock #SK541)
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$880.00
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A round tray cover made of glazed cotton lavishly block-printed and dyed, produced in Isfahan in the 19th century. Centrally a blossom surrounded by rows of boteh, meandering flowers, cartouches with Arabic inscriptions etc. Qalamkar textiles were especially popular in Persia, often imported from India (here called Kalamkari). From Georges Redard's study collection (please visit http://www.iranicaonline.org/articles/redard-georges), mainly comprising Persian textiles...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Pre 1900 item #947111 (stock #3898)
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$850.00
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Of rectangular form with sliding lid. The top and reverse differently carved with the rose and nightingale "gul-u-bulbul" motif. The undecorated mirror is not fixed. Condition: few traces of usage, the mirror glass with some imperfections. Dimension: 19.3 cm x 12.8 cm, weight: 324 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1354131 (stock #WN019)
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$800.00
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The exterior chiselled and engraved, the neck with a band of nasta'liq inscription and the body with lattice containing flowerheads. Quatrefoil with owner's or maker's name. Condition: traces of usage, rubbing to tinning. Dimension: diameter: 28.5 cm, 15 cm high.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1187277 (stock #SK508)
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$760.00
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Sumptuously padded embroidery on velvet with couched metal threads in different shades. The center of the boche with a Jerusalem cross also known as the Crusader's cross, surrounded by birds, stars and floral sprays. The birds with eyes made of glass beads. Bordered by fringes, gauze lining. Condition: very good, only few loose and missing threads, velvet with occasional fading, gauze lining with a small whole and little staining. Dimension: 84 cm x 86 cm with fringes.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1227142 (stock #4864)
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$750.00
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Persian Senneh kilim with a concentric lozenge medallion and herati pattern on a red ground. Woven in slit tapestry, warp in cotton and weft in wool. Beautiful colors. Condition: clean, fine, lower end minimally reduced. Dimension: 191 cm x 124 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1362434 (stock #WN049)
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$720.00
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A large and heavy Qajar tinned copper bowl, the etched and engraved rim section with a band featuring flower scrolls. The base with maker's mark and date AH 1272 / AD 1855. Condition: some traces of usage, rubbing to tinning. Dimension: diameter: 30.4 cm, 14 cm high.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Pre 1900 item #1325612 (stock #5180)
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$660.00
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A Qajar papier-mache penbox with painted decoration under a lacquered varnish. Showing the rose and nightingale motif "gul-u-bulbul", a popular literary and decorative theme in Qajar Persia. Provenance: a gentleman's collection, Geneva - Switzerland. Condition: traces of usage, small losses, some wear and cracking (please look at the photos carefully, they make part of the condition report). Dimension: c. 23 cm x 4.2 cm x 3.5 cm.