ANTIQUE 20thC PERSIAN ISLAMIC SOLID SILVER MONUMENTAL CENTERPIECE BOWL c.1920

ANTIQUE 20thC PERSIAN ISLAMIC SOLID SILVER MONUMENTAL CENTERPIECE BOWL c.1920

8,595.00

REFERENCE NUMBER: A2345

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Antique 20th Century Persian Islamic Solid Silver centerpiece bowl / cistern, monumental size (55 cm tall, 5710 grams of silver), profusely repousse' decorated with the Persian scrolling design traditional of the city of Isfahan, applied cast wavy borders, the bowl, the lobed stem and the foot are beautifully chased with panels depicting figures and animals.

The foot is Hallmarked Persian silver ("84" for 875 standard, like the Russian silver), other Farsi marks partially rubbed. The bowl is the most exceptional and impressive Persian silver object I have ever seen, it probably dates to year 1920's.

Condition

In Great Condition - no damage, just general wear.

Size

Height:   55cm

Width:   49cm

Weight:   5710g