A Qajar silver-mounted carnelian bazuband Persia, 19th Century

This lot has been removed from the website, please contact customer services for more information

Lot 99R
A Qajar silver-mounted carnelian bazuband
Persia, 19th Century

Sold for £ 2,550 (US$ 3,056) inc. premium
A Qajar silver-mounted carnelian bazuband
Persia, 19th Century
of rectangular form, engraved with a central cartouche containing nastal'iq inscriptions on a ground of floral interlace, surrounded by four panels containing inscription on a ground of scrolling floral vine, the silver mount with two hinged suspension loops with openwork foliate motifs
the plaque 7.7 x 5.8 cm.

Footnotes

  • Inscriptions: in the centre, huwa. 'azza man qana'a wa dhalla man tama'a, He [God]. Powerful is the one who is content and contemptible is he, who is greedy'; in the borders, Arabic verses attributed to Imam 'Ali.
Contacts
Auction information

This auction is now finished. If you are interested in consigning in future auctions, please contact the specialist department. If you have queries about lots purchased in this auction, please contact customer services.

Buyers' Obligations

ALL BIDDERS MUST AGREE THAT THEY HAVE READ AND UNDERSTOOD BONHAMS' CONDITIONS OF SALE AND AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THEM, AND AGREE TO PAY THE BUYER'S PREMIUM AND ANY OTHER CHARGES MENTIONED IN THE NOTICE TO BIDDERS. THIS AFFECTS THE BIDDERS LEGAL RIGHTS.

If you have any complaints or questions about the Conditions of Sale, please contact your nearest customer services team.

Buyers' Premium and Charges

For all Sales categories, buyer's premium excluding Cars, Motorbikes, Wine, Whisky and Coin & Medal sales, will be as follows:

Buyer's Premium Rates
27.5% on the first £20,000 of the hammer price;
26% of the hammer price of amounts in excess of £20,000 up to and including £700,000;
20% of the hammer price of amounts in excess of £700,000 up to and including £4,500,000;
and 14.5% of the hammer price of any amounts in excess of £4,500,000.

VAT at the current rate of 20% will be added to the Buyer's Premium and charges excluding Artists Resale Right.

Payment Notices

For payment information please refer to the sale catalogue.

Shipping Notices

For information and estimates on domestic and international shipping as well as export licences please contact Bonhams Shipping Department.

Lot symbols
R US import restrictions

This lot is subject to import restrictions when shipped to the United States.

App