London, South Kensington
12 October 2000
An Islamic style inlaid copper ewer, possibly Spanish,
and hinged cover of globular squat form with ribbed bands to the body, decorated in gold and silver with shaped calligraphic cartouches, scrolling arabesques and foliate motifs, traces of red decoration -- 6½in. (16.5cm.) high, (minor wear).
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