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    Sale 5266

    Portrait Miniatures, Objects of Vertu, Silver & Russian Works of Art

    13 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 1929

    AN ELABORATE EGYPTIAN METALWARE 5-PIECE TEA SERVICE WITH TRAY,

    20TH CENTURY,

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN ELABORATE EGYPTIAN METALWARE 5-PIECE TEA SERVICE WITH TRAY,
    20TH CENTURY,
    Squat tapering form with applied decoration, the angular handles with ribbed, ebonised grips, the tray en suite, shaped oval with textured rim pierced with foliate panels incorporating bird heads, the centre with traditional Islamic calligraphy & geometric decoration around a plain reserve with Arabic inscription. (6)


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