9 October 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,500
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 2,500
A FINE SILVER INLAID CAIROWARE CHEST, EGYPT OR SYRIA, 19TH CENTURY
On four feet with raised lid, inlaid to sides and top with copper roundels and dense scrolling arabesque and interlacing geometric designs, a band of animated pseudo-kufic running around edge of lid - 10 x 8in x 7 1/2in (d)
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