• Indian & Islamic Works of Art  auction at Christies

    Sale 5836

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    9 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 70

    A PAIR OF SILVER INLAID CAIROWARE COPPER JUGS, SYRIA, 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF SILVER INLAID CAIROWARE COPPER JUGS, SYRIA, 19TH CENTURY
    Of tankard form, one slightly larger, with angled handle and straight neck, with diagonal inscription bands, the larger with inscription stating it is the work of Zaaga, the other with a series of proverbs, on a ground of arabesque - larger 10 1/2in (26.5cm) high (2)


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