8 April 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 17,300
Estimate GBP 3,000 - GBP 4,000
A TIMURID OR ILKHANID ENGRAVED STEEL MIRROR
IRAN OR CENTRAL ASIA, 14TH/15TH CENTURY
The circular face with slightly concave reverse engraved with flowering vine around an animal combat group, in a plaited motif border, on twisting shaft with rounded and ball finial, traces of corrosion, possible re-engraving
11in. (28cm.) long (3)
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