• Twenty rooms: The private coll auction at Christies

    Sale 2857

    Twenty rooms: The private collection of the late Mrs Elias-Vaes

    27 - 29 April 2010, Amsterdam

  • Lot 1054

    A LARGE SILVER AND GILT BELT BUCKLE, TWO AMULET CASES AND AN EMBROIDERED HAT, TURKMENISTAN

    19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A LARGE SILVER AND GILT BELT BUCKLE, TWO AMULET CASES AND AN EMBROIDERED HAT, TURKMENISTAN
    19TH CENTURY
    THE BUCKLE FORMED OF TWO SECTIONS WITH CENTRAL DOMED ELEMENT BETWEEN, EACH WITH SILVER FILIGREE DISK OVERLAY AND GILT REPOUSSE BORDER; THE FIRST AMULET SILVER GILT WITH DOMED CAPS EITHER SIDE, ONE WHICH OPENS, AND GRANULATED DECORATION TO CENTRAL SECTION, A SERIES OF LOOPS BENEATH; THE SECOND SILVER WITH DIAGONAL DOTTED BANDS, WITH A SERIES OF BELLS ON CHAINS BENEATH, SUSPENDED ON A STRING BAND WITH SILVER INSCRIBED DISCS; AND THE CAP RED AND CREAM AND EMBROIDERED WITH SILVER GILT THREAD TO TOP AND ONE SIDE
    BUCKLE 14.5 CM. DIAM.; FIRST AMULET 16 CM. LONG; SECOND 10 CM. LONG; CAP 9 CM. DIAM. (4)


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