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    Sale 5830

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    3 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 194

    A LARGE SAFAVID ENGRAVED COPPER BASIN, IRAN, 17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A LARGE SAFAVID ENGRAVED COPPER BASIN, IRAN, 17TH CENTURY
    Of rounded form with narrower neck and everted rim, engraved on a black composition, with split-palmettes to upper shoulder, band of lotus flowers above, to neck a series of cartouches containing arabesque designs, a meandering vine to rim - 9 3/4in (24.7cm)


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