• Art of the Islamic and Indian  auction at Christies

    Sale 7751

    Art of the Islamic and Indian Worlds

    6 October 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 178

    A GILT-COPPER (TOMBAK) ROSEWATER SPRINKLER

    OTTOMAN TURKEY, 17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A GILT-COPPER (TOMBAK) ROSEWATER SPRINKLER
    OTTOMAN TURKEY, 17TH CENTURY
    Of drop shape, rising from a short flaring foot to a tall tapering neck, the rounded stopper screwed to the mouth, the decoration composed of three floral sprays, rubbed in places, minor knocks
    8¾in. (22cm.) high


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