London, South Kensington
3 May 2001
An Ottoman silver snuff box
18th and 19th Century
of shell shape, decorated with flower sprays issuing from a vase -- 2in. (5.1cm.) high; two further similar Ottoman silver snuff boxes, the covers decorated with mosques and flower sprays -- 2¾in. (6.9cm.) wide; a silver repousse and gilt rosewater sprinkler decorated with bands of scrolling flowers, the shaft with spiralling bands working their way up -- 13in. (33cm.) high; a globular brass incense burner with S-shape serpent handle and hinged foliate cover -- 5in. (12.7cm.) high; and a silver beaker incised with flowers and bands of waves -- 5¼in. (13.2cm.) high, (minor wear, sprinkler damaged).
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