11 April 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,000
Estimate GBP 500 - GBP 700
A DAMASCENED PIERCED STEEL KASHKUL, AFGHANISTAN, 20TH CENTURY
Of typical form, decorated with snake curled around opening to top, a fine calligraphic inscription surrounded in openwork, a further inscription to sides, base with floriated cross-design - 10 1/8in (26.6cm) long
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