Extremely Rare Antique Persian Islamic Brass Tray + Silver Inlay - Kufic Script
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Extremely Rare Antique Persian Islamic Brass Tray + Silver Inlay - Kufic Script:
I am selling this amazing very rare Persian Qajar copper tray
I am selling this extremely fine antique Islamic brass tray with silver inlay. They tray is very large and very heavy good quality item. It has been inlaid with silver to form beautiful Arabic calligraphy of extremely fine quality and also patterns and geometric designs typical of Islamic artowork.
The main aspect of the tray that makes this such a rare and collectible item is KUFIC around the centre. Kufic script is the most rare and desirable script of Islamic calligraphy. This is because it is the oldest style and the first Qurans that were made, were completed using Kufic scripts. This is why it is such a rare and collectible aspect of any Islamic antique.
The border has been finished with some animals such as fish which is typical to see in Islamic art.
The brass background has also been chased if you look carefully. It is extremely fine quality.
This is one of the most beautiful trays I have ever sold. The quality has to be seen in person to be appreciated.
The tray dates from late 1800's.
The tray has been cleaned up and the tray is in excellent condition.
You will not come across another tray like this ever again. This is a one in a million piece!! Many sellers describe their item as MUSEUM QUALITY - This in my opinion is true museum quality!!
The diamter of the tray is 69.8cm = 27.5 inches
An unbelievable amount of work and effort has gone into creating this breathtaking tray, all completed by hand.
It is in excellent condition
Take advantage and offer – Do NOT miss out on the opportunity to buy this fantastic tray!
Returns are accepted if you are not happy for whatever reason. I am always willing to offer a no hassle full refund minus P&P costs so you can buy with confidence. Posting the item back in its original condition is however your