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Monumental Islamic Candlestick Silver Inlay Mamluk Cairoware Ottoman Persian For Sale
Rare &Attractive1900's Islamiccandlestick in the Mamluk Style Brass Inlaid with Silver . Adorned with ArabicCalligraphy,The Seal of the Sultan, Foliates , Interlaced geometricpatterns and detailedwithArabesques (some with Animal heads) and Repetitive Patterns.A Must for Collectors Of Cairoware ,Mamluk Revival ,Persian & Islamic Art in General. The technique of silver and copper inlay was revived in the late 1700's and 1800's in the Islamic world.The process is difficult and requires several stages of mastery.Indeed after the item has been cast or hammered into shape it is then covered in the calligraphy and patterns. After this difficult stage the brass/bronze is carved & engraved by hand.Finally thesilverand copper is hammered into the carved areas. This beautiful Candlestick is truly majestic in its looks and size!! This is very heavy so watch for shipping outside the EU I have another Similar one for sale in my other sales but they are a near pair and not exactly the same.SEE THE PICTURE SHOWING THEM NEXT TO EACH OTHER
A beautiful decorative stunning piece.Please see all the ENLARGED pictures.
Condition-wise the candlestick has three small holes near the top because of bad casting.PLEASE STUDY THE PICTURES CAREFULLY !!!
YOU ARE offerDING ON ONE SINGLE CANDLESTICK
The candlestick dismantles for transport
16 inches (41 cm) High ; 5 inches (13 cm) wide
3 kg in weight without
packing!! International Delivery outside EU with FEDEX ECONOMY only!!
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pictures to truly appreciate the beauty of this item !!
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