• Indian & Islamic Works of Art  auction at Christies

    Sale 5836

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    9 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 234

    A SMALL OTTOMAN ENAMELLED COPPER KNIFE AND SHEATH, TURKEY, CIRCA 1800

    Price Realised  

    A SMALL OTTOMAN ENAMELLED COPPER KNIFE AND SHEATH, TURKEY, CIRCA 1800
    With tapering blade damascened in gold on one side with the phrase Muhammed rasel Allah, the hilt and sheath each worked with copper floral sprays on a pink enamel ground divided by bands of turquoise dots - 8in (20.2cm) long


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