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    Sale 7615

    Art of The Islamic And Indian Worlds

    7 October 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 445

    AN OTTOMAN GILT-COPPER (TOMBAK) INCENSE BURNER

    TURKEY, LATE 18TH CENTURY

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    AN OTTOMAN GILT-COPPER (TOMBAK) INCENSE BURNER
    TURKEY, LATE 18TH CENTURY
    The rounded bowl on a knopped stem and spreading domed foot, a scrolling tapering handle linking the mouth and base, decorated with diagonal panels of cast and chased flowering sprays between plain bands, surmounted by a hinged pierced double domed cover with similar diagonal bands of floral motifs below a leaf motif band, rising and widening to another similar band below the floral knop terminal, gilding mostly remaining, slightly rubbed, especially on handle
    11½in. (29.2cm.) high


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