Lot 139 (Islamic & Indian Art, 29th October 2020)
AN OTTOMAN PRAYER NICHE HANGING
Ottoman Provinces, early 20th century
The ground of light dusky pink satin silk tamboured in metallic gold thread, and couched in metallic silver thread with a stylised tree stemming from a flowering urn, flanked by elaborate columns beneath a pointed arch, the border of scrolling pomegranate branches, beneath the star and crescent, embellished with much pseudo-calligraphic elements, edged with matching passementerie, lined and interlined,170cm x 120cm.
170cm x 120cm
Sold for £275
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