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Seljuk persian candlestick islamic Khorasan

4 200 €

About

Tripod lamp holder of the Khorasan, the seljuk islamic candlestick rests on three feet on a domed circular base. Its cylindrical stem, on a bulb and a cube, supports a discoid tray with openwork flange. The base is decorated with stylized floral motifs and lilies. Tray with patterns of a dove and a kufic writing banner. Iranian persian art of 11-12th century. Plate diameter: 18 cm.

Characteristics

  • Time:11th century
  • Origin:Iran
  • Material or technique:Bronze
  • Dimensions :45 x 19 cm (Height x Diameter)
  • Reference:1301

Conservation status

Good condition, small lacks

Bibliography

Reproduced in the book "Templiers, de Jérusalem aux commanderies de Champagne", Somogy edition, 2012, page 226.

Museography

Ancient Henry Rene d'Allemagne collection.

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