A Seljuk bronze Hammer Head Persia, 12th/ 13th Century(4)
Lot 87*
A Seljuk bronze Hammer Head Persia, 12th/ 13th Century(4)
Sold for £720 (US$ 1,210) inc. premium
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Lot Details
A Seljuk bronze Hammer Head
Persia, 12th/ 13th Century
of typical form with a curved terminal, the head and terminal decorated with a series of dots, the main body with floral motifs; A Safavid steel Flint Persia, 17th Century decorated with vegetal interlace and squatting quadrupeds; A Khorasan bronze Oil Lamp, Persia, 12th/ 13th Century on a flaring and faceted foot with a loop handle and hinged lid both surmounted by birds, with a band of inscription surrounding the opening; and An Ayyubid style bronze Disc with scalloped edge, decorated with three hares on a ground of vegetal interlace
the lamp 14.5 cm. high(4)

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  • Provenance: Private US collection.

    The inscriptions on the oil lamp read: 'Glory and Prosperity and Wealth to its owner'
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