Two small talismanic boxes, Iran, 18th-19th... - Lot 192 - Ader

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Two small talismanic boxes, Iran, 18th-19th... - Lot 192 - Ader
Two small talismanic boxes, Iran, 18th-19th
centurySteel
boxes
of octagonal format opening with a hinged lid and flanked by two attachment rings. The first with champlevé decoration of a star medallion decorated with a cursive inscription "ya qadi al-hajat" [one of the attributes of Allah, "he who satisfies the needs"] and circled with small brass nails, the second with gold damascene decoration of a fleuron and a border decorated with religious and Qur'anic formulae, in the centre: Qur'an, Sura LXI al-Saff, verse 13 and on the rim: Sura LXVIII al-Qalam, verses 51-52.
4.2 and 4 cm in diameter
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Two fine talismanic steel boxes, Iran, 18th- 19th century






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