AN ENAMELLED AND NIELLOED BRASS AND SILVER-GILT BINDING, ANATOLIA OR CAUCASUS, LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY
AN ENAMELLED AND NIELLOED BRASS AND SILVER-GILT BINDING, ANATOLIA OR CAUCASUS, LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY
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AN ENAMELLED AND NIELLOED BRASS AND SILVER-GILT BINDING, ANATOLIA OR CAUCASUS, LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY

Estimate: 2,000 - 3,000 GBP

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AN ENAMELLED AND NIELLOED BRASS AND SILVER-GILT BINDING, ANATOLIA OR CAUCASUS, LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY

Estimate: 2,000 - 3,000 GBP

Lot Sold:8,750GBP

Lot Details

Description

AN ENAMELLED AND NIELLOED BRASS AND SILVER-GILT BINDING, ANATOLIA OR CAUCASUS, LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY


The outer frame with engraved, enamelled and nielloed decoration consisting of a central lobed panel surrounded by interlacing scrolls, with flap


21 by 14.6cm.

Condition Report

Minor holes and dents, some oxidation and minor losses to the enamel, as viewed.


"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."

Cataloguing

Catalogue Note

A similar binding was sold in these rooms, 27 April 1994, lot 39. The technique is known to be Armenian.


21 by 18.5cm.

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