An Ottoman gilt and polychrome painted wood Ceiling Panel
Turkey, probably 17th Century
hexagonal, with a central six-pointed star surrounded by further stars and polygonal sections forming an overall rosette design, the stars with bosses, the central element with a pendant of tulip form, decorated in gilt and polychrome with floral sprays, interlacing floral vines and a band of diamond-shaped panels
150 cm. diam.