E & M Perez Ellen and Michael Perez
All Items : Archives : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1900 item #1350037 (stock #591af)
E & M Perez
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Crafted of silver plate over copper, with brass bottom and edges of domed lid and lip of base, this very refined and beautiful domed coffer is from the workshop of Rafael Contreras (Spain 1824-1890). Contreras was appointed to the position of official Restorer at the Alhambra by Queen Isabel II in 1847. As a result of interest in the decor of the Alhambra, Contreras opened a workshop to create and sell replicas of architectural and decorative items from the Alhambra...
All Items : Archives : Furnishings : Pre 1920 item #1280178 (stock #414ad)
E & M Perez
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With still strong color and thick pile, this long rug measures 9'6" by 3'10". Likely Shirvan, though has characteristics of Gendji also. In good condition, with loss of one complete border on one end, and wear to other end, though sides are intact, with no holes, and almost no wear. The central design of botehs is over a very dark blue or black ground, and two of the borders have a cream ground...