An Ottoman metal thread-embroidered silk Portière Egypt or Syria, 19th Century
Lot 111W
An Ottoman metal thread-embroidered silk Portière Egypt or Syria, 19th Century
£4,000 - 6,000
US$ 6,700 - 10,000
Auction Details
Lot Details
An Ottoman metal thread-embroidered silk Portière
Egypt or Syria, 19th Century
in the form of a mihrab, the ochre, cream and brown ground heavily embroidered with metal thread with a central inscription filled cartouche at the top flanked by two inscription filled roundels, the sides with inscription filled chevrons, the spandrels with vegetal interlace, the borders with continuous bands of inscription
277 x 172 cm.
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