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    Sale 5100

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art

    26 October 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 232

    A QAJAR ENGRAVED BRONZE MORTAR, IRAN, 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A QAJAR ENGRAVED BRONZE MORTAR, IRAN, 19TH CENTURY
    Of cylindrical form with wide rim and base, decorated to rim with roundels featuring the signs of the zodiacand to the middle and lower sections with oval cartouches featuring styalized kufic inscriptions - 8 7/8in (22.5cm) diameter


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