• Indian & Islamic Works of Art  auction at Christies

    Sale 5836

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    9 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 53

    A SILVER INLAID MAMLUK BRASS BOWL, EGYPT, 14TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A SILVER INLAID MAMLUK BRASS BOWL, EGYPT, 14TH CENTURY
    On flat base with rounded sides, large thuluth inscription to exterior, with roundels in interstices containing lotus flowers, all on a ground of silver inlaid scrolling vine, interior well with stylized whirling pool with fish - approx. 11 1/2in (29.2cm) diameter


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