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A LACQUER PAPIER-MÂCHÉ MIRROR CASE
A LACQUER PAPIER-MÂCHÉ MIRROR CASE
A LACQUER PAPIER-MÂCHÉ MIRROR CASE
A LACQUER PAPIER-MÂCHÉ MIRROR CASE
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A LACQUER PAPIER-MÂCHÉ MIRROR CASE

SIGNED MUHAMMAD BAQIR ISFAHANI, ZAND IRAN, DATED AH 1194-96/1780-82 AD

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A LACQUER PAPIER-MÂCHÉ MIRROR CASE SIGNED MUHAMMAD BAQIR ISFAHANI, ZAND IRAN, DATED AH 1194-96/1780-82 AD Of rectangular form, painted with gul-o bulbul to the hinged cover top and base, the reverse with a scene depicting Shaykh San'an kneeling in front of a Christian maiden dressed in the European fashion followed by her retinue, a palace and a pier in the background, with marbled cardboard fitted box 9 x 6 3/8in. (23 x 16.2cm.)
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These lots have been imported from outside the EU for sale using a Temporary Import regime. Import VAT is payable (at 5%) on the Hammer price. VAT is also payable (at 20%) on the buyer’s Premium on a VAT inclusive basis. When a buyer of such a lot has registered an EU address but wishes to export the lot or complete the import into another EU country, he must advise Christie's immediately after the auction.

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