• Indian and Islamic Works of Ar auction at Christies

    Sale 5495

    Indian and Islamic Works of Art

    16 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 456

    AN OTTOMAN LEATHER WATER FLASK (MATARA), TURKEY, 16TH CENTURY

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    AN OTTOMAN LEATHER WATER FLASK (MATARA), TURKEY, 16TH CENTURY
    The bladder-shaped flask with three protrubances, one for carrying, one with narrow spout for drinking, the third with a cylindrical neck and turned wooden stopper for filling, of thick leather, stitched together with a central seam with three lines of stitching - 13in (33cm) at highest point


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