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    Sale 5454

    Indian and Islamic Textiles

    15 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 110

    TWO TERMEH CAPES AND A MATCHING KORAN POUCH

    PERSIAN, 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    TWO TERMEH CAPES AND A MATCHING KORAN POUCH
    PERSIAN, 19TH CENTURY
    the matching set of dark blue wool woven with boteh, with embroidered shawl collar worked in gilt threads with a floral band, the pouch embroidered with a large boteh; the second cape of red wool termeh shawl cloth similarly embroidered, with a white embroidered inscription (3)


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