• Indian & Islamic Works of Art  auction at Christies

    Sale 5836

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    9 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 411

    AN OTTOMAN FIRMAN OF SULTAN MAHMUD (1730-1754AD), TURKEY, DATED 1160AH/1747AD

    Price Realised  

    AN OTTOMAN FIRMAN OF SULTAN MAHMUD (1730-1754AD), TURKEY, DATED 1160AH/1747AD
    Gouache on paper heightened with gilt, the tughra in silver gilt embellished with floral and gilt decoration, below 9ll. of black text, signed, mounted, glazed and framed - 29 1/2 x 10 1/8in (75 x 26cm)


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