A large Ottoman repoussé silver Charger
probably Egypt dated AH 1245/ AD 1829
of circular form, decorated in repoussé with a roundel containing an elephant within a six pointed star on a ground of vegetal interlace, surrounded by a band of inscription in thuluth, and a further band containing pairs of flower heads interspersed by foliate sprays on a ground of floral interlace with perching birds and further inscription in thuluth, with tughra stamp and maker's mark
52 cm. diam.; 1841 g.