Indian & Islamic Art

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Date of the auction: 12.09.2019

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Silver rosewater Sprinkler India, 19th Century of tapering form, the spout decorated with individual open petals, the body decorated with a lion with foliate motifs 21.5cm high

Lot #: 1

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 12 Sep 2019

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Mughal jade lid India, 18th Century carved to the border with a scrolling foliate pattern, with a raised finial to the middle 15.5cm wide

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £100 - £200

Date: 12 Sep 2019

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Turkish market full Hunter pocket watch English, circa 1900 signed J Dent, London, enamel dial with Turkish Arabic hour markers, together with a Turkish pipe, with clay end and jade finial (2

Lot #: 3

Estimate: £100 - £200

Date: 12 Sep 2019

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Silver niello tobacco box Turkey with a ground checkered back, with a floral pattern to one side and signed in various places 9.5cm

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 12 Sep 2019

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Qalamdan pen box Iran, 20th Century with a painted scene to the top depicting a hunting scene involving riders on horses 23cm across

Lot #: 5

Estimate: £100 - £200

Date: 12 Sep 2019

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Silver pedestal bowl by Grish Chunder Dutt India, circa 1890 repousse decoration consisting of a frieze containing rural scenes, stamped with maker's mark 'GRISH CHUNDER DUTT, BHOWANIPORE, CALCUTTA' 13cm high x top 12.5cm across Note: See Bonhams Islamic and Indian Art 7 Oct 2010 Lot 396 for a

Lot #: 6

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 12 Sep 2019

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Pair of Kashmiri papier-mâché candlesticks India, 20th Century decorated with foliate and bird designs, with open work twist bodies each 41.5cm high

Lot #: 7

Estimate: £60 - £80

Date: 12 Sep 2019

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Silver Thabeik bowl Burma, 19th Century engraved to the sides with foliate patterns and birds, a bowl decorated with a dragon and a spout to top and a small miniature cup with horn handle Thabeik bowl 7cm across x 3.5cm high (3

Lot #: 8

Estimate: £80 - £120

Date: 12 Sep 2019

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Two tortoiseshell boxes India, 19th Century both with applied ivory to the outside, and a sedeli card case (3

Lot #: 9

Estimate: £100 - £200

Date: 12 Sep 2019

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Four wooden carved boxes India & Burma most carved with foliate patterns, one with an inset white metal plaque (4

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 12 Sep 2019

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Three Qajar pen boxes (Qalamdan) Iran, 19th Century lacquered, all depicting floral motifs and slide out trays 28.5cm, 22.5cm, 22cm across (3

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £100 - £200

Date: 12 Sep 2019

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Four silver pieces Turkmenistan, 19th Century to include two horse bits and two further silver pieces horse bit 13cm across (4

Lot #: 12

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 12 Sep 2019

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Axe head India, 19th Century with engraved decoration to the sides, mounted on a later wooden handle 29.5cm across

Lot #: 13

Estimate: £100 - £200

Date: 12 Sep 2019

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Qajar dagger Iran, 19th Century engraved to the hilt and inner blade with floral motifs, the sheaf with the same design 44cm across

Lot #: 14

Estimate: £50 - £100

Date: 12 Sep 2019

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Pair of ivory vases India, 19th century of tulip form depicting seated rulers 18cm high (2

Lot #: 15

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 12 Sep 2019

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Ivory paper knife Burma, 19th century the handle decorated in open work design depicting figures holding up a creature 38cm across

Lot #: 16

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 12 Sep 2019

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Fold over games table Morocco with inlaid body and interior, the inside revealing similar inlaid interior with assorted game boards including chess / draughts and backgammon plus felt covered card surface 81cm x 81cm

Lot #: 17

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 12 Sep 2019

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Quantity of pipe ends Ottoman, 19th/20th Century mostly clay but other materials and styles

Lot #: 18

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 12 Sep 2019

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Engraved Paan box Indian, 19th Century of conical form, in two halves, engraved in red 6.5cm high

Lot #: 19

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 12 Sep 2019

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White metal cigarette case Indian, 1900 engraved to one side star of India, the other engraved with a river scene 10.5cm wide Note: The Star of India refers to a group of flags used during the period of British Raj in the Indian subcontinent. British India had a range of flags for different purposes

Lot #: 20

Estimate: £80 - £120

Date: 12 Sep 2019

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Carved ebony box Indian, 19th Century carved to the top with foliate splays 7cm x 24cm

Lot #: 21

Estimate: £80 - £120

Date: 12 Sep 2019

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Khyber knife India, 19th Century with a fitted ivory grip, the top of the blade decorated in gold koftgari scrolling flowers continuing to the hilt 76cm across

Lot #: 22

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 12 Sep 2019

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Sikh knife India, 18th/19th Century with a panel to the top of the hilt with Sikh calligraphy in gold, the blade engraved with a top grove 34cm across

Lot #: 23

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 12 Sep 2019

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Islamic sword Iran the blade engraved with calligraphy, with a impressed makers mark, the hilt possibly rhino horn 82cm across

Lot #: 24

Estimate: £100 - £200

Date: 12 Sep 2019

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Yatagan sword Turkey with a silver sheaf engraved with figures and animals, the blade with impressed makers mark 73cm across

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 12 Sep 2019

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Gauntlet sword (Pata) India, 16th Century decorated to the gauntlet and hilt with gold, with a central grove running down the centre of the blade and feint decoration to the top 132cm across

Lot #: 26

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 12 Sep 2019

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Opaline glass rosewater sprinkler Turkey decorated to the body with flowers, together with a smaller glass jug 37cm, 20cm high (2

Lot #: 27

Estimate: £100 - £200

Date: 12 Sep 2019

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Wood character set India consisting of miniature painted wooden figures in different professions including a soldier, a weaver and others, together with a catalogue detailing the figures contained in a wooden box one of the figures 7cm

Lot #: 28

Estimate: £100 - £200

Date: 12 Sep 2019

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Two card cases India the first mounted in tortoiseshell with ivory applied to the outside, the second with carved wood (2

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £60 - £100

Date: 12 Sep 2019

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Carved marble of an Ox India, 19th Century carved in a recumbent position 15cm across x 13.5cm high

Lot #: 30

Estimate: £100 - £200

Date: 12 Sep 2019