Lot n° 104
1000 - 1500
Pair of ember tongs, Iran qâjâr, early 19th... - Lot 104 - Ader
Pair of ember tongs, Iran qâjâr, early 19th century
Pliers with two long branches with flowered ends and contours highlighted with gold, opening under the action of a metal slider placed in a vertical notch. Finely champlevé and engraved decoration on the whole, of characters in bust in the fleurons, of a composition gul-o-bulbul on the branches.
Length : 34 cm
An accident repaired on a branch.
D'ALLEMAGNE Henry-René, Du Khorassan au pays des Backhtiaris, trois mois de voyage en Perse, Tome II, Paris: 1911, plate between pp. 68 and 69.
A Qajar Pair of Ember Tongs, Iran, early 19th century
Collection of an amateur (lots 93 to 119).
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