London, South Kensington
3 May 2001
A brass Qajar alam
18th Century and later
the main tear-shaped section with pierced calligraphic panel and scrolling everted dragon-head terminals, two floriform finials above with inset glass stones, the shaft leading to a shaped terminal with pierced calligraphic motifs -- 66½in. (174cm.) long overall, (old restoration).
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