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OTTOMAN TURKEY | MONUMENTAL CANDLESTICK

ReservesUK: Greenford Park Warehouse

Estimate:

4,000

to
- 6,000 GBP

OTTOMAN TURKEY | MONUMENTAL CANDLESTICK

OTTOMAN TURKEY | MONUMENTAL CANDLESTICK

Estimate:

4,000

to
- 6,000 GBP

Lot sold:

6,000

GBP

OTTOMAN TURKEY

dated 1155 AH/1742-43 AD

MONUMENTAL CANDLESTICK


inscribed

Waqqafahu sahib-e khayrat musli pasha zadeh beg sana 1100  

'The benefactor, Salig Beg, the son of Musli (Musli al-Din) Pasha endowed this [in] the year 1155'

brass

rising from a splayed truncated conical base, the horizontal shoulder incised with concentric shallow grooves, with a shaft of ridged baluster form, the cylindrical mouthpiece with two raised bands, incised and dated

height: 103cm., 40½in.


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In good overall condition, some patination and scratches due to age.


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