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Islamic Ring with Calligraphic Intaglio

Antiquities - Islamic


LOT 2764

Estimate
GBP (£) 40 - 60
EUR (€) 45 - 67
USD ($) 53 - 79
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Sold for (Inc. premium): £12

ISLAMIC RING WITH CALLIGRAPHIC INTAGLIO
19th century AD

A slender round-section silver hoop supporting an elliptical cell with inset carnelian cloison, calligraphic inscription to the upper face. 4.15 grams, 25mm overall, 19.55mm internal diameter (approximate size British T, USA 9 1/2, Europe 21.26, Japan 20) (1"). [No Reserve]

Condition
Fine condition. A large wearable size.

Provenance
From an important private London collection; formed in the 1970s and 1980s.

Literature
See Chadour, A.B. Rings. The Alice and Louis Koch Collection, volume I, Leeds, 1994, p.163 for discussion.

Date
Tuesday 23rd May 2017 to Saturday 27 May 2017 - Antiquities & Coins

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