A Qajar katamkari child's chair Persia, 19th Century

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Lot 45R
A Qajar katamkari child's chair
Persia, 19th Century

Sold for £ 5,062 (US$ 6,644) inc. premium
A Qajar katamkari child's chair
Persia, 19th Century
profusely inlaid with micro-mosaic bone, brass, wood and lac forming geometric patterns, the back of the seat with four cartouches filled with inscriptions in nasta'liq surmounted by a cartouche containing inscriptions in thuluth, the back of the seat with a crown, the seat upholstered in 19th Century woven wool shawl fabric
73.3 x 41 x 39 cm.

Footnotes

  • Inscriptions: an invocation to God; a quatrain in praise of the chair.
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A Qajar katamkari child's chair Persia, 19th Century
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