12 October 1999
A SILVER ROSEWATER SPRINKLER
ARMENIAN OR OTTOMAN ANATOLIA, 18TH CENTURY
The rounded body with flaring foot rising through the sloping shoulder and constriction below the rounded boss supporting the tall tubular neck, the mouth with single small hole, the body with a band of repouss panels containing floral sprays set within ovals, bands of palmettes above, the boss and neck with similar swirling bands of floral motifs, minimal denting
12.5/8in. (32.1cm.) high
Frederick Stanhope Peck, Belton Court, Barrington, Rhode Island, sold Samuel T. Freeman & Co., Boston, 1947, lot 209 ("Two Indian Ceremonial Water Bottles").
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