An Ottoman silver gilt Ewer and Basin signed Nisan Karanbogosyan  Misir, Turkey, 19th century
Lot 142
An Ottoman silver-gilt Ewer and Basin signed Nisan Karanbogosyan Misir, Turkey, 19th Century(2)
£6,000 - 8,000
US$ 10,000 - 13,000
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Lot Details
An Ottoman silver-gilt Ewer and Basin signed Nisan Karanbogosyan
Misir, Turkey, 19th Century
the ewer of elegant piriform shape decorated to body with wave pattern, a swan-necked spout terminating in a narrow trumpet mouth, the scroll handle chased with leaves and joined to the domed cover by a hinged foliate thumbpiece, maker's mark to lid and body, the basin with wide flaring walls, wave pattern decoration, detachable filter with pierced foliate design of palmettes
ewer 33cm high; basin 39cm diam; 49cm. high overall, total weight 2926g.(2)

Footnotes

  • Another ewer and basin and a plate by the same maker is listed in Kurkman, Ottoman Silver Marks, Istanbul, 1996, p. 95. Both are in private collections.
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