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    Sale 5334

    Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    6 October 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 151

    A NIELLIOED SILVER OTTOMAN DAGGER, VAN, TURKEY, 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A NIELLIOED SILVER OTTOMAN DAGGER, VAN, TURKEY, 19TH CENTURY
    Of traditional form, the hilt decorated with peonies and vines, similar decoration to sides contained within cartouches, two raised circular bosses to one side, the sheath decorated to both sides with a series of peonies contained within a series of oval cartouches on a ground of similar, one one side an image of a mosque and above signature and tugra - 19 1/2in (49.5cm)


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