Two central Asian Qur'an Boxes
Lot 72
Two silver-mounted brass Qur'an Cases Central Asia, 19th Century(2)
£600 - 800
US$ 1,000 - 1,300
Auction Details
Lot Details
Two silver-mounted brass Qur'an Cases
Central Asia, 19th Century
of rectangular form with hinged lids, suspension loops on either side, the first decorated in open-work silver with panels of scrolling foliate motifs, a magic square on the reverse, the second engraved with floral and foliate interlace and mounted with turquoise and carnelians, a magic square on the reverse
20.5 x 19 cm.; 12 x 11 cm.(2)
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