AN OTTOMAN SILVER EWER AND BASIN
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AN OTTOMAN SILVER EWER AND BASIN

TURKEY, SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY

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AN OTTOMAN SILVER EWER AND BASIN
TURKEY, SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY
The ewer of elegant form with rounded body rising to a tall neck and flaring mouth, high curving tubular spout, S-scroll handle linking neck and belly, upper handle with hinge to domed cover with applied leafy terminal, knop missing, the basin with very wide flaring rim rising from the rounded centre, the rim with a band of linked roundels, the central aperture filled with a support for the ewer pierced and engraved with delicate meandering flowering vine, all marked with sah and poorly stamped tughra, both also engraved with a small roundels reading Pakiza 306 within a wreath, hinge broken, slightly rubbed
Ewer 11 3/8in. (28.8cm.) high; basin 15in. (38cm.) diam. (2)
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No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 17.5% will be added to the buyer's premium, which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
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