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    Sale 7540

    A House on the Wiltshire Downs

    6 March 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 185

    A SYRIAN MOTHER-OF-PEARL AND IVORY INLAID OLIVEWOOD THREE-FOLD SCREEN

    LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A SYRIAN MOTHER-OF-PEARL AND IVORY INLAID OLIVEWOOD THREE-FOLD SCREEN
    LATE 19TH CENTURY
    Decorated with geometric patterns and Mishrabi-work panels, the central panel with a hinged window
    60¼ in. (153 cm.) high; each panel 20¼ in. (51.5 cm.) wide


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