King Farouk's Islamic /Muslim Serving Set Originally Appraised & Sold by Southeby's, 1952

King Farouk's Islamic /Muslim Serving Set Originally Appraised & Sold by Southeby's, 1952

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King Farouk's Islamic /Muslim Serving Set Originally Appraised & Sold by Southeby's, 1952
King Farouk's Islamic /Muslim Serving Set Originally Appraised & Sold by Southeby's, 1952

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THIS ANTIQUE BRONZE & SILVER 15 PC SERVING SET

FOR RICE & CURRY WAS CATALOGUED & SOLD BY

SOUTHEBY'S IN 1952.   it Was a Personal Possession of

Egypt's King Farouk  ( and possibly of his Fgrandfather,

King Fuad I, his father, King Fuad ...and his greatgrand-

father King Isliam).  MAGAZINES & NEWSPAPERS

IN 1952  REPORTED  THE SALE OF FAROUK'S

TREASURES AS:   "THE SALE OF THE CENTURY".

     CONDITION:   EXCELLENT ANTIQUE CONDITION

     DESCRIPTION:  15 PC.  BRONZE & SILVER  SERVING

TRAY MEASURES:     31  1/4"   LONG        23  1/4"  WIDE

        SET FOR RICE AND CURRY.   THIS IS ANTIQUE

        DAMASCUS STYLE BRONZE & MIDDLE EASTERN

        SILVER WORK.    ISLAMIC/MUSLIM PRAYERS IN

        ARABIC LANGUARE ARE ENGRAVED IN THE

        ENCIRCLED SPACE FOR EACH OF THE 7 BOWLS

        The center bowl is for the Curry Spice.

               WE WELCOME QUESTIONS OR COMMENTS

               FROM COLLECTORS OF ARABIC, MUSLIM,

               KING FAROUK AND EGYPTOLOGY....OR

               QUESTIONS FROM  FROM COLLECTOR BUYERS.

       We can provide the history of this item from the

       TIME IT WAS CATALOGUED, APPRAISED AND SOLD

        FROM THE FAROUK PALACE,  UNTIL NOW.  Heirs

         have commissioned us to sell this wonderful,

         IRREPLACEABLE  FAROUK TREASURE.

       

    

       

 

So Very Rare

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Item Details:

  • Reference #
  • 401932
  • Quantity
  • 1
  • Category
  • Metals
  • Department
  • Antiques
  • Type / Pattern
  • Damascus Work Bronze & Silver
  • Maker
  • Unknown
  • Year
  • 1840?
  • Country of Origin
  • Islamic Arabian Area
  • Shipping
  • Free Shipping
  • Dimensions
  • Width: 23 inches
  • Height: 32 inches
  • Depth: 8 inches
  • Weight: 28 pounds
  • Condition
  • Excellent Antique
  • Style
  • Rare Irreplaceable
  • Material
  • Bronze & Mid-East Silver

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