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    Sale 7615

    Art of The Islamic And Indian Worlds

    7 October 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 396

    A PAIR OF OTTOMAN SILVER CANDLESTICKS

    TURKEY, PERIOD OF ABDULHAMID II (1876-1909)

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    A PAIR OF OTTOMAN SILVER CANDLESTICKS
    TURKEY, PERIOD OF ABDULHAMID II (1876-1909)
    Each of unusual form influenced by Arts and Crafts designs, the domed base on six columnar feet with pinnacles dividing a skirt with arabesque sides, the flaring faceted stem with interlaced cusped arcade openwork above and below, the cylindrical mouth covered by a cast arabesque interlace design, fully marked with tughra and sah, slightly rubbed
    11 7/8in. (30.1cm.) high
    1979.2g (2)


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