A pair of Ottoman silver-gilt Pistol Holsters Egypt, period of Abdulmecid (AH 1255-77/AD 1839-61)(2)
Lot 206
A pair of Ottoman silver-gilt Pistol Holsters Egypt, period of Abdulmecid (AH 1255-77/AD 1839-61)(2)
Sold for £6,600 (US$ 11,086) inc. premium
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Lot Details
A pair of Ottoman silver-gilt Pistol Holsters
Egypt, period of Abdulmecid (AH 1255-77/AD 1839-61)
each of tapering form, moulded in relief and engraved with floral sprays, with a crenelation and striped border around the edge, the rim pierced with holes, stamped with a tughra, a sah and Egyptian lion mark
each 31.2 cm. long(2)

Footnotes

  • For a silver-gilt pistol holder stamped with the tughra of Abdulaziz, see Garo Kurkman, Ottoman Silver Marks, Istanbul 1996, no. 119, p. 60-61.
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