• Indian & Islamic Works of Art  auction at Christies

    Sale 5836

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    9 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 20

    AN OTTOMAN SILVER GILT PENCASE (DIVIT), TURKEY, PERIOD OF MAHMUD I (1730-1754)

    Price Realised  

    AN OTTOMAN SILVER GILT PENCASE (DIVIT), TURKEY, PERIOD OF MAHMUD I (1730-1754)
    The elongated rectangular case with bulbous terminus, one with hinged cover, the terminus and edges of base with incised floral decoration, with tughra mark to inkwell - 9 1/2in (24cm) long


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    Provenance

    THE PROPERTY OF A LONDON COLLECTOR