Lot 88
  • 88

A monumental Fatimid marble jar-stand (kilga), Egypt, 12-13th century

20,000 - 30,000 GBP
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  • marble
  • 36.6 by 48.5 by 76.5cm. 
of hollowed out cylindrical form with a rectangular trough and two projecting stylised lionheads above with pierced mouths for spouts, carved archways on two levels to the angles and muqarnas to the side panels, on four short projecting feet