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AN OTTOMAN TOMBAK HAMMAM BOWL, TURKEY, 18TH CENTURY

Estimate:

8,000 - 12,000 GBP

AN OTTOMAN TOMBAK HAMMAM BOWL, TURKEY, 18TH CENTURY

AN OTTOMAN TOMBAK HAMMAM BOWL, TURKEY, 18TH CENTURY

Estimate:

8,000 - 12,000 GBP

AN OTTOMAN TOMBAK HAMMAM BOWL, TURKEY, 18TH CENTURY


the gilt-copper body moulded, hammered and chiselled, of rounded form with straight edges, raised central boss featuring a floral medallion with punched details, the cavetto and external edges with a swirling foliate vine, with stamped 'tombak' mark


21.2cm. diam.


In good condition, some slight oxidisation to decoration and minor rubbing to gilding, slight scratches to surface and very minor dents particularly to rim as consistent with age and use, 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."