• Indian and Islamic Works of Ar auction at Christies

    Sale 5495

    Indian and Islamic Works of Art

    16 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 364

    A KHORASAN ENGRAVED BRONZE COMPOSITE LAMPSTAND, IRAN, 12TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

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    A KHORASAN ENGRAVED BRONZE COMPOSITE LAMPSTAND, IRAN, 12TH CENTURY
    In three parts, the tripod base supporting a stem with a succession of globular sections, a circular tray with everted rim surmounted to top, engraved to base and stem with pseudo-inscriptions, the tray with a sphinx to centre well and surrounding inscriptions - 20 3/4in (52.8cm) high


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