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    Sale 5334

    Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    6 October 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 165

    AN OTTOMAN NIELLO AND GILT BELT BUCKLE, TURKEY, 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN OTTOMAN NIELLO AND GILT BELT BUCKLE, TURKEY, 19TH CENTURY
    Formed of two sections each of lobed diamond shape, each decorated with band of gold dividing the surface into four parts intersecting at centre in smaller similar design, each part silver with niello roses and meandering vines on a dotted ground, an outer band of niello zig-zag design, the two sections interlocking - 5 1/4in (13.2cm) diameter (2)


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