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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1249495 (stock #SK760)
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$320
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Composed of two silver plaques decorated with a bird on a branch in repousse. Hook and eye closure, the clasp with double-headed eagle emblem. Provincial Ottoman Empire, 19th C. Condition: traces of usage, central part with some verdigris. Please look at pictures carefully, they make part of the condition report. Dimension: 24.5 cm long, 9 cm high. Weight: 192 gram.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1247113 (stock #SK570)
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$300
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The crimson red ground worked in metal wrapped threads and polychrome silk, woven with a flower in lozenge shaped lattice. Composed of several pieces, two edges with Russian printed cotton fabric. From Georges Redard's study collection (please visit http://www.iranicaonline.org/articles/redard-georges), mainly comprising Persian textiles. Condition: some holes, stains and thin areas. Please look at photos carefully, being part of condition report. Dimension: c. 99 cm x 106 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1239559 (stock #SK568)
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$280
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White silk blended Cotton fabric with lattice center in openwork and embellished with small turquoise glass beads. From Georges Redard's study collection (please visit http://www.iranicaonline.org/articles/redard-georges), mainly comprising Persian textiles. For similar rubands please look at V&A publication by Jennifer Wearden and Patricia L. Baker: "Iranian Textiles": pages 124 - 127. Condition: good, color stains. Please look at photos carefully, being part of condition report. Dimension: c...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1236781 (stock #4907)
Galerie Hafner
$320
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An Ottoman cup holder made of gilt silver and a Russian porcelain insert with stamped red mark. The zarf with two silvermarks and a Tughra. Condition: coffee cup with a tiny rim chip. Please look at pictures carefully being part of condition report. Dimension: diameter 5.5 cm, 5.5 cm total height.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1234869 (stock #SK660)
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$180
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A silk brocade in gold thread with boteh in lozenge shaped lattice. From Georges Redard's study collection (please visit http://www.iranicaonline.org/articles/redard-georges), mainly comprising Persian textiles. Condition: good, little thin areas, few little stains. Please look at photos carefully, being part of condition report. Dimension: c. 38.8 cm x 23.6 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Pre 1900 item #1230050 (stock #SK590)
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$260
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An antique Persian seal or weight, made from bronze or brass, both sides engraved with Islamic script. From an old Swiss collection. Condition: traces of usage. Dimension: 2.1 cm x 2.1 cm x 0.7 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Pre 1920 item #1229410 (stock #SK645)
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$320
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Conical pipe bowl raising from a round dish. Made in one piece from red Tophane clay. Stamped decoration. Marked in Persian writing. Condition: was never in use, bowl rim with a small chip, dish with tiny frits. Dimension: c. 9 cm long.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1228893 (stock #SK637)
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$400
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A bokce cover composed of two different silver or gold thread brocaded silk textiles. Metallic thread laced edging with sequins and the four corners with tassels. Cotton lining. From Georges Redard's study collection (please visit http://www.iranicaonline.org/articles/redard-georges), mainly comprising Persian textiles. Condition: few thin areas, some stains, discoloration and wear. Dimension: c. 80 cm x 82 cm without edging.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1227142 (stock #4864)
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$750
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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 : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1225662 (stock #SK567)
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$220
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Two interesting brown velvet panel fragments with botehs and flowers in silk embroidery and embellished with gilt and silvered sequins. Origin could also be Central Asia. From Georges Redard's study collection (please visit http://www.iranicaonline.org/articles/redard-georges), mainly comprising Persian textiles. Condition: clean, few splits and small holes, some sequins lost. Please look at photos carefully, being part of condition report. Dimension: each c. 19 cm x 79 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1225319 (stock #SK617)
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$420
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A silk brocade in gold thread with heart shaped pattern. And a cut velvet fabric with pattern in burgundy red on yellow, composed of boteh, leaves and flowers. From Georges Redard's study collection (please visit http://www.iranicaonline.org/articles/redard-georges), mainly comprising Persian textiles. Condition: good, velvet with partial loose threads. Please look at photos carefully, being part of condition report. Dimension: c. 30 cm x 28 cm, 34.5 cm x 30.5 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1225186 (stock #SK616)
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$180
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Two small dress fabric fragments with stripes. The first one made of silk satin woven with tiny flowers. The other one with five differently colored stripes brocaded with silver wrapped threads. From Georges Redard's study collection (please visit http://www.iranicaonline.org/articles/redard-georges), mainly comprising Persian textiles. Condition: partial wear and one stain. Please look at photos carefully, being part of condition report. Dimension: c. 25 cm x 25.5 cm, 21.5 cm x 18.5 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1224988 (stock #SK614)
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$280
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Five sewn together lengths of bright blue silk embroidered with metal lamella. From Georges Redard's study collection (please visit http://www.iranicaonline.org/articles/redard-georges), mainly comprising Persian textiles. Condition: some splits and undone seams, partial staining and fading. Please look at photos carefully, being part of condition report. Dimension: c. 30 cm x 210 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1222428 (stock #4871)
Galerie Hafner
$980
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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 : Pre 1920 item #1221069 (stock #4820)
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$350
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A shaped Persian amulet, made from carnelian, finely inscribed on one side in Islamic script with a talismanic phrase or invocation to God. From the collection of Prof. Georges Redard, Swiss. Condition: with few tiny rim frits. Dimension: 27 mm high x 37 mm wide x 2 mm thin.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Pre 1900 item #1216895 (stock #SK601)
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$110
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A rectangular high quality playing card of the "as nas" game, made of papier-mache and hand-painted in ink, watercolor and gold under lacquered varnish. Depicting a soldier standing between two young men within an oval frame embellished with foil, the border with floral pattern in gold. Description of the game by the Brooklyn Museum: "The full set of cards for the game of âs nâs, a gambling game similar to poker, contains twenty cards, with four each of five suits...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Pre 1900 item #1213677 (stock #SK586)
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$140
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A rectangular high quality playing card of the "as nas" game, made of papier-mache and hand-painted in ink, watercolor and gold under lacquered varnish. Depicting a young, traditionally dressed prince sitting on a throne besides two attendants within an oval frame embellished with foil, the border with floral pattern in gold...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Pre 1900 item #1213569 (stock #SK573a)
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$100
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A rectangular playing card of the "as nas" game, made of papier-mache and hand-painted in ink, watercolor and gold under lacquered varnish. With clumsy depiction of a lady with two children within an oval frame embellished with foil. Description of the game by the Brooklyn Museum: "The full set of cards for the game of âs nâs, a gambling game similar to poker, contains twenty cards, with four each of five suits...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1206992 (stock #SK543)
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$340
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A rectangular cover made of three different block-printed and dyed cotton fabrics. Main textile with boteh made of two parts sewn together. 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. Condition: few stains. Dimension: 67 cm x 68 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1206101 (stock #SK541)
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$880
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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 1920 item #1202026 (stock #SK529)
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$550
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An oval brass seal and a square carnelian or glass seal, each with silver mount. The faces engraved with Arabic inscriptions, one dated. Condition: some traces of usage. Dimension: 1.6 cm long, 1.9 cm and 2.9 cm high (with loop).
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1201399 (stock #3948)
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$650
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A drop-shaped ewer with ribbed body and hinged lid with small bird final. The rococo style handle connecting body and lid. Curved, simple spout and two finely engraved horizontal bands. Condition: small dents, partially rubbed. Dimension: 35.8 cm high, weight: 1030 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1199673 (stock #4819)
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$160
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A small cylindrical container made of brass with a domed cover with close fitting. With engraved decoration in horizontal bands, the widest with four 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: 7.0 cm high, diameter: 2.9 cm, weight: 56 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1199186 (stock #4818)
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$180
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Cylindrical container made of brass with a close fitting domed cover. With engraved decoration in horizontal bands, the widest with six medallions each containing a bust portrait. Its function is not obvious, maybe an ink pot (davat) or a container for tobacco or spices. Inside with ink residue. From an old Swiss collection. Condition: very good, few tiny dents. Dimension: 7.5 cm high, diameter: 4.1 cm, weight: 86 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1199010 (stock #SK520)
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$350
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With dark patina of slight tapering form on a plain base. With engraved decoration of cartouches containing calligraphy or lattice motifs. Interior decorated with central circles. Condition: fine, walls with three tiny thin areas. Dimension: diameter: 12.8 cm 15.7 cm long, weight: 258 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1197748 (stock #4817)
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$240
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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.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1197378 (stock #4816)
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$280
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Cylindrical container made of brass with a domed cover and punched base both close fitting. With engraved decoration in horizontal bands, the widest with six medallions each containing a figure at leisure. Its function is not obvious, maybe an ink pot (davat) or a container for tobacco or spices. Base with collector's no. From an old Swiss collection. Condition: good, few tiny dents. Dimension: 10.1 cm high, diameter: 4.9 cm, weight: 130 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1190162 (stock #SK518)
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$250
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The basic fabric is a linen weave with black stripes. The ends are embroidered with a striped camel carrying a coffin to Mecca, in polychrome threads and decorated with fold silvered metal. Please refer to "Türkische Kunst und Kultur aus osmanischer Zeit", no. 4/9 e. ISBN 3-7647-0369-5. Condition: patina, some stains, loose and missing threads. Dimension: approx. 140 cm x 41 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1187277 (stock #SK508)
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$760
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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 1900 item #1147276 (stock #4564)
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$980
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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 : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1113871 (stock #SK386)
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$320
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Two trouser cuff fragments of Persian women with different nakshe embroidery. The linen ground entirely embroidered in polychrome silks with diagonal bands of flowers. Backed and bordered with linen. Condition: faded, old mends. Dimension: 49 cm x 33.5 cm and 45 cm x 34.5 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1108361 (stock #SK339)
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$280
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Portable brass case with a container for pens and an inkwell. Originating in Turkey or Persian, beautifully decorated with arabesques and Arabic calligraphy in cartouches. Condition: fine. Dimension: 19.4 cm long, weight: 236 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1910 item #1101331 (stock #SK378)
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$440
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The large silver cups made for the export with loop scrolling handle. The exterior decorated with Paisley pattern and the inside gilt. Without mark. Condition: few traces of usage, some rubbing to gilding. Dimension: diameter: 8.3 cm, 6.6 cm high, weight: 270 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1094304 (stock #SK350)
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$350
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A book cover made for a Qur'an, the originating country being North African or in the Middle East. A coarse weave is embroidered with red in counted stitch and with metal wrapped thread. The back with padded embroidery. The inside with very soft white leather. Condition: some wear and leather with few stains and two corners unstuck. Dimension opened: 22.2 cm x 28.5 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1094076 (stock #SK349)
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$250
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A book cover made for a Qur'an, the originating country being North African or in the Middle East. A coarse weave is embroidered with green in counted stitch and with metal wrapped thread. The inside with very soft white leather. Condition: little wear and leather with stains. Dimension opened: 16.6 cm x 23.2 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1089446 (stock #SK364)
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$330
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Octagonal shaped miniature qur'an container with hinged and slightly convex lid. Two sides with a metal loop for the attachment to the arm. The lid and the sides decorated with verses from the qur'an. Condition: good. Dimension: 4.9 cm x 4.9 cm, 1.4 cm high, weight: 26 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1049615 (stock #3692)
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$470
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Composite panel of antique Ottoman embroideries, made into a rectangular shaped woman’s prayer cloth indicating qibla, the direction of prayer. Made in the Ottoman city of Salonika or Kavala. The basic fabrics are different plain weaves, embroidered with silk and silver wrapped threads, crocheted together. Two patches with a kind of floral needle weaving. Bordered with a green ribbon and later lining. Condition: stained and flawed areas, missing threads, faded. Dimension: 159.5 cm x 98 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1036745 (stock #SK245)
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$260
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The ground fabric was certainly made in China. The ends of the shawl are finely embroidered in multi-colored silk yarn. The embroidery is identical on both surfaces. The sides with fringes or crochet work. Condition: one hole (near embroidery) and few tiny holes, few tiny stains and loose threads. Dimension: length without fringes: approx. 225 cm, width: 45 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1026553 (stock #SK264)
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$250
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A globular vase with pierced body and a small dish, made of brass with silver and copper inlays. Decorated with interlocking patterns and Islamic script in cartouches. Condition: both pieces with minute warp, the vase with repaired base. Dimension: vase: 12.5 cm high, dish: 14.5 cm high, weight: 518 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1026383 (stock #SK260)
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$320
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Bulbous copper body with floral decoration in polychrome enamels. Originating from Syria. Condition: base with a small repair, three areas with losses of the enamel. Dimension: 17.5 cm high, diameter: 21 cm, weight: 1060 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1026373 (stock #SK261)
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$220
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Bulbous body with punched decoration of interlacing patterns, endless knots and Islamic calligraphy in cartouches. Condition: one area with wear, base with small repair, few traces of usage. Dimension: 18.8 cm high, 24 cm diameter, weight: 956 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1016066 (stock #SK228)
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$300
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Burgundy red velvet ground with the design of a mosque with minarets below a tughra. Padded embroidery in couched metal thread. Condition: doubtless a fragment, the basic fabric sewn together, the metal threads with patina and some missing and loose ones. Dimension: 35 cm x 33 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Pre 1900 item #947111 (stock #3898)
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$850
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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 : Textiles : Pre 1910 item #870342 (stock #SK138)
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$280
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The basic fabric is a very fine plain weave, probably cotton with some silk, embroidered with pastel colored silk yarn and metal threads. Worked identically on both surfaces. Condition: few losses of metal thread, six small holes, little patina. Dimension: 214 cm x 36.5 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1700 item #766161 (stock #3411)
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$950
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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 1700 item #766156 (stock #3410A)
Galerie Hafner
$950
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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.