• The Ismail Merchant Collection auction at Christies

    Sale 5980

    The Ismail Merchant Collection

    7 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 181

    A CAIROWARE DISH EGYPT OR SYRIA, CIRCA 1900

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A CAIROWARE DISH EGYPT OR SYRIA, CIRCA 1900
    With narrow rim, with a brass base, inlaid with overall arabesque interlace around the central roundel, inscribed Mashallah (As God Wills)
    13¾ in. (35 cm.) diameter


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