Current Quarterly Collection

  • An Important Parcel-Gilt Metal Thread Embroidered on Orange Coloured Silk Wall Hanging Decorated with Confronted Exotic Birds Standing on A Water Feature & Floral Branches, Probably Bursa or Istanbul-Turkey, Circa 17th. Century.

  • An Exceptionally Rare Gilt Metal Thread Embroidered on Henna or Ginger Coloured Silk Velvet Saddle Fragment or Horse Cloth Decorated with Carnation, Rosettes flowers, The borders with pomegranates, Probably Istanbul-Turkey, Circa 17th. Century.

  • An Exceptionally Rare Pair of Armenian Repoussed Parcel-Gilt Silver Candlesticks, Made to Commemorate the Starting Ceremonies of the Armenian Pilgrim Congregation from Istanbul to the Holly Lands in Jerusalem, The Ottoman Empire-Istanbul, Dated with Armenian Dates of 1214-15/1765-66 AD.

  • A Rare Unmarked Large Pair of Ottoman Engraved Silver Candlesticks (Samdanilari or Samsdani), Probably Istanbul-Turkey circa 1800s AD.

  • A Fine Ottoman Mother-of Pearl, Tortoiseshell, Ebony, Lead, Ivory & Bone Overlaid Wooden Calligrapher’s Writing Desk & Single Drawer Tools Storage Chest, Probably Istanbul-Turkey, Circa 1700s. AD.

  • An Important Ottoman Mirror, Probably was Commissioned for a Prominent French Individual, Circa 19th. Century.

  • A Rare Caucasian Nielloed Silver Inkwell Fitted on a Rectangular Footed Tray Decorated with Arabesque Motives and Inscribed in Arabic, Signed and dated by the Master, Dagestan-The Republic of Russia.

  • An Important Large, Heavy Nielloed, Enamelled and Parcel-Gilt Silver Caucasian Footed Jewellery Casket, Dagestan-The Republic of Russia, or Kokand-Uzbekistan, Circa 19th. Century.

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  • A Set of Three Finely Carved Gilt, Polychromed & Lacquered Hindu Wooden Temple Sculptures depicting Winged Female Angels Holding Butterballs, the Back is Fitted with Iron Hooks, Goa or South India, Circa 1800s AD.

  • A Large Finely Carved Wooden Processional Sculpture Depicting a Standing Lion, Probably The Deccani Sultanates, Golconda or Bijapur -India, circa 17th. Century.

  • Nasrid Dynasty Revival Furniture, A Fine Wooden Hispao-Moresque Cylinder Writing Roll-Top Bureau and Cabinet Fitted on a Matching Drawers Stand Inlaid with Bone, Ivory & Parquetry Wood Work, Decorated with Geometrical Designs, Probably Granada-Spain Circa Late 19th Early 20th.. Century.

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  • Nasrid Dynasty Revival Furniture, a Fine wooden cabinet with matching Stand inlaid with bone and Parquetry Wood Work, Decorated with Geometrical Designs, Probably Granada-Spain Circa Early 19th. Century.

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  • Colonial Hispano-South America, A Rare Polychrome Painted With Barniz De Pasto (Varnished Resin of Mopa-Mopa Tree) Domed Shape Wooden Chest With Iron Hinges & Padlock Hasp, Pasto-Colombia, Circa 17th. Century.

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  • Dutch Colonial, A Fine Batavian Tortoiseshell Betel Box Or (Sirih) Casket With Silver Mounts, Batavia (Jakarta), (Dutch East Indies) Indonesia, Circa -1759-1800 AD.

  • A Macassar Ebony Book Shaped Bible Box Fitted With Silver Mounts For The Dutch Market, Galle District, Sri Lanka (Ceylon), 18TH-19TH Century.

  • Artifacts of The VOC & The Dutch East-Indies, An Important & Historical Small Filigree Silver Dish With Enamelled Central medallion, Padang-West Sumatra & Batavia (Jakarta)-Indonesia, Dated 1686 AD.

  • A Close Pair Octagonal Shaped Filigree Silver Box, Padang-West Sumatra, Dutch East Indies, West Sumatra-Indonesia, Circa 1700.

  • Indo-Portuguese Egg-Shaped Parcel-Gilt Filigree Silver Bezoar Stone Container, With A Matching Tripod Stand, Probably Goa or Karimnagar-India, Circa 17th. Century.

  • Antique Indian Silver, A Rare Pair of Parcel-Gilt Casted and Chased Silver Aquamanile Style Scent or Liquid Containers In the Form of Seated Lions, Probably The Deccan in Central India, circa 18th-19th. Century.

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  • A Small Portable Gilt & Enamelled Silver Water-Pipe (Huqqah) Base, Upper Pradesh, Lucknow-India, 18th. Century.

  • A Silk & Silver-Thread Brocaded Leather Belt With 14 Compartments For Gunpowder Charges (Barutluk) or (Gazri) (حافظة بارود), The Ottoman Empire, Probably Turkey, Circa 18th. Century.

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  • An Ottoman Silver Gun Powder Flask Holder, Commissioned For A Prominent Muslim Individual Beautifully Decorated With Filigree Silver Work With the Stylized Calligraphy Pattern With The Word of Ali, Probably Prizren or Trebizond (Trabzon)-Northeastern-Turkey, Late 18th.-Early 19th. Century.

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  • An Ottoman Parcel-Gilt Silver Gun Powder Flask Holder Mounted with Fine Filigree Silver Work Encrusted With Corals & Turquoise Stones, The Balkans, Probably Prizren-Kosovo or Trebizond, Kosovo, Late 18th. – Early 19th.Century.

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  • A Close Pair of Parcel-Gilt Silver Rose Water Sprinklers (Gulabdan), Arminian Silversmith Masters Working in the Ottoman Empire, Probably-Turkey, Circa Late 18th.  Early 19th. Century.

    Ottoman Art

  • A Monumental Close pair of Canakkale Ceramic Ewers, Each Jug’s Top is Made in the Form of Stylised Bird Heads, The Ottoman Empire-Canakkale-Turkey, Circa Late 19th Century.

    Canakkale Ceramics

  • Ottoman Silver Mirrors, A Close Pair of Repoussed Silver Mirrors, Beautifully Decorated With The Ottoman Blazon & Floral Designs, Both Marked With the Tugrah & The Zigzag, One with 90, The Period of Sultan MAHMUD II, 1223-1225AH/1808-1839 AD.

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  • A Large Repousse Silver Footed Basin, Attributed to The Shirazi Silversmith Master Mahmoud Shirazi (محمود شيرازي), Shiraz-Iran, Circa (1892) A.D.

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  • A Pair of Articulated Pierced Brass Peacock shaped Incense Burners, The Qajar Dynasty Isfahan-Iran, Circa 1870-1880 AD.

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  • Close Pair of Iznik Style Dome of The Rock Tiles, The Ottoman Empire,1570-90 AD.

  • A Large Pair of Qajar Dynasty Underglaze Polychrome Painted Fritware Pottery Vases, Attributed to The Workshop of Ali Mohammed Isfahani, Tehran, Persia, 1880s AD.

    Arts of Persia

  • A Large Rectangular Shaped Tile With Moulded Decoration, Depicting Royals on A Hunting Spree, Glazed Fritware, Tehran or Isfahan, The Qajar Dynasty Persia, 1880s AD.

  • A Rectangular Shaped Tile With Moulded Decoration, Depicting A Young Falconer on Horseback Hunting in The Forest, Glazed Fritware, Tehran or Isfahan, The Qajar Dynasty Persia, 1870s AD.

  • A Large Square Shaped Multan Pottery Tile, Underglaze Painted in White on Cobalt Blue and Turquoise, Multan-Punjab, Sindh, Currently Pakistan, Circa 19th. Century.

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  • Hispano-Moresque Lusterware, A Rare Hispano-Moresque Ceramic Lusterware Charger, Valencia (Manises), Spain, Circa 1525-60 AD.

  • An Extremely Rare & Important Large Silver Betel Nut Container (Karaih) In The Form of a Large Watermelon, Decorated With Bold Blossoming Lotus Flowers, The Item is Repeatedly Marked With the Dutch Duty Mark of The Crowned Letter V For Foreign Silver, Probably Batavia (Jakarta), Indonesia, Circa 1700 AD.

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  • Batavian Silver, An Extremely Rare Silver Betel Nut Leaves Holder (Bunga,Tepak Sirih) Decorated With Bold Blossoming Lotus Flowers, Batavia, Indonesia, early 17 Century

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  • Malay Silver, A Monumental Repoussed and Engraved Alloy Silver Tray, Riau- Archipelago (Sumatra), Indonesia, Dated 1235 AH- 1819 AD

  • Brunei Rice Measure (Gantang), A Close Pair of Large Brass Rice Measures, South East Asia- The Sultanate of Brunei, Dated 1237AH

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  • A Rare Traditional Muslim Women’s Prayer Space Wooden Partition Screen or Room Divider (Tirai) Usually Used In Mosques, Beautifully Carved With Typical Malay Motifs, Polychromed and Gilded, Probably Kelantan-Malaysia, Circa late 1800s.

    Arts of the Malay World

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  • Mughal Artifacts, A Fine & Intact Rectangular Shaped Jewelry Casket With Silver Mounts, The Semiprecious-Gemstone Panels are Made of Polished Green Bowenite Which It Has Been Mythically Used For Healing & Protection Powers For It’s Owners, The Mughal Dynasty, Probably Delhi, North India, Late 18th. Early 19th. Century.