• Indian and Islamic Works of Ar auction at Christies

    Sale 5495

    Indian and Islamic Works of Art

    16 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 413

    A VENETO-SARACENIC SILVER INLAID BRASS BOWL, LATE 15TH/EARLY 16TH CENTURY

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    A VENETO-SARACENIC SILVER INLAID BRASS BOWL, LATE 15TH/EARLY 16TH CENTURY
    With shallow rounded base and vertical sides thickening to a triangular section rim, the exterior inlaid with fine silver wire strapwork interlace enclosing panels each filled with very dense arabesque interlace, originally with black composition ground, rope pattern around the rim - 6 3/8in (16.1cm) diameter


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