An inlaid brass Casket
Lot 127
A Mamluk revival silver and copper inlaid brass Qur'an Box Egypt or Syria, circa 1900
£1,200 - 1,800
US$ 2,000 - 3,000
Auction Details
Lot Details
A Mamluk revival silver and copper inlaid brass Qur'an Box
Egypt or Syria, circa 1900
of square form on four raised feet with a hinged lid with sloping sides and hinged clasp, decorated in silver and copper inlay with inscription-filled cartouches, bands of cable design and abstract vegetal motifs
21 x 21 x 19 cm.

Footnotes

  • Provenance: Bonhams, Islamic and Indian Art, 25 October 2007, lot 252.
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