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    Sale 12283

    Arts & Textiles of the Islamic & Indian Worlds

    21 October 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 176

    A LARGE SILVER-REPOUSSÉ JAMBIYYA

    OTTOMAN TURKEY, 19TH CENTURY

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    A LARGE SILVER-REPOUSSÉ JAMBIYYA
    OTTOMAN TURKEY, 19TH CENTURY
    With double-edge blade, the repoussé hilt and sheath with architectural and scrolling floral motifs
    20 1/8in. (51cm.) long


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