• Indian and Islamic Works of Ar auction at Christies

    Sale 5495

    Indian and Islamic Works of Art

    16 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 444

    A GROUP OF FOUR RINGS, IRAN, 12TH CENTURY AND LATER

    Price Realised  

    A GROUP OF FOUR RINGS, IRAN, 12TH CENTURY AND LATER
    Comprising a gold ring, the bezel set with a banded agate with engraved kufic inscription Musa Ibn Ahmad - 2cm high; another similar, the bezel set with an engraved carnelian - 2cm high; a cast gold ring with incised bezel with remains of red inlay - 2.5cm high; and a silver ring with inscribed carnelian - 2.5cm high (4)


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    Provenance

    Published: Michael Spink (ed), Islamic Jewellery, exhibition catalogue (Spink), 1996, no 23