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    Sale 7715

    Art of the Islamic and Indian Worlds

    31 March 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 145

    AN OTTOMAN INSET GOLD OPENWORK ROUNDEL

    TURKEY, 17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    AN OTTOMAN INSET GOLD OPENWORK ROUNDEL
    TURKEY, 17TH CENTURY
    Of cusped circular form, the front with central inset rectangular pale tourmaline surrounded by a band of smaller semi-precious stones inlcuding green beryl, yellow quartz and red rubies, the panel on which these are set pierced with a floral interlace design, visible on the reverse, comprising dense flowering vine surrounded by a band of rosettes, with later applied pin attachment
    1 7/8in. (4.9cm.) diam.


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