An Ottoman gilt-copper (<i>tombak</i>) Incense Burner Turkey, late 17th Century
Lot 255
An Ottoman gilt-copper (tombak) Incense Burner Turkey, late 17th Century
Sold for £4,302 (US$ 7,226) inc. premium
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An Ottoman gilt-copper (tombak) Incense Burner
Turkey, late 17th Century

Footnotes

  • The arabesque or rumi design on the cover of this piece is indicative of a 17th Century date See Yanni Petsopoulos (Ed.), Tulips, Arabesques and Turbans, London, 1982, no. 53, for a silver incense burner with similar arabesque design in the Turkish and Islamic Arts Museum, Istanbul.
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