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    Sale 7715

    Art of the Islamic and Indian Worlds

    31 March 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 234

    AN ENAMELLED CLEAR GLASS BOTTLE

    SIGNED A. BUCAN, SECOND HALF OF THE 19TH CENTURY

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    AN ENAMELLED CLEAR GLASS BOTTLE
    SIGNED A. BUCAN, SECOND HALF OF THE 19TH CENTURY
    Of ovoid shape, with tubular waisted neck from short trumpet foot, with flat profile, with four applied loop handles around the body, the body and neck divided by a band of running gazelles of gold-coloured painting reserved on turquoise-blue enamel, the body with two large foliate motifs of trefoil and sickle-shaped leaves with iron-red enamelled stems, the central roundel with gold-coloured interlace reserved on turquoise blue enamel, each small side with a central arabesque of blue, pink and white enamels, eight-petalled pink rosettes in the spandrels, white enamelled interlace around the foot and the neck, signature under the foot
    10¾in. (27cm.) high


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