11 April 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,750
Estimate GBP 800 - GBP 1,200
A MAMLUK ENGRAVED COPPER POURING VESSEL, EGYPT OR SYRIA, 15TH CENTURY
Of shallow cylindrical form with slightly tapering sides, a small trough spout applied to one side, engraved with an inscription band running around the body between two smaller bands of scrolling vine - 9 3/4in (24.7cm) diameter
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