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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)
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$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...