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    Sale 7615

    Art of The Islamic And Indian Worlds

    7 October 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 36

    A GREEN STAINED BONE PERFUME BOTTLE AND AN IVORY BISHOP

    EGYPT OR CENTRAL ASIA, 10TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A GREEN STAINED BONE PERFUME BOTTLE AND AN IVORY BISHOP
    EGYPT OR CENTRAL ASIA, 10TH CENTURY
    The bottle of tall rectangular form rising from four stepped feet, each side of the body decorated with two rows of circular motifs, each with a further circle within it, one corner chipped, the chesspiece of domed form with two small knop finials and engraved clusters of circular motifs
    3¼in. (8.2cm.) high (2)


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