• Art of the Islamic and Indian  auction at Christies

    Sale 7843

    Art of the Islamic and Indian Worlds

    13 April 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 325

    THREE SILVER TEA CADDIES MADE FOR ISMA'IL PASHA AND HIS SON SULTAN HUSAYN KAMIL

    ONE MARKED CHRISTOFLE, FRANCE, LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    THREE SILVER TEA CADDIES MADE FOR ISMA'IL PASHA AND HIS SON SULTAN HUSAYN KAMIL
    ONE MARKED CHRISTOFLE, FRANCE, LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY
    Of circular form, the lids with flat knops, the decoration densely machined, the smallest box with Christofle mark under the base with two gilt medallions bearing Isma'il Pasha's cypher under a crown, the two larger boxes with medallions with the name of Husayn Kamil written in interlaced naskh under a crown, silver marks, good condition
    5 3/8in (13.5cm.) largest (3)


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