Large Persian Solid Silver circular box biscuit tin, Tehran C.1910-20

$1,850.00
Quantity available: 1

Large Persian Solid Silver circular box or biscuit tin, C.1910-20. Very fine engraved decoration. Hallmarked Persian Silver 84 Tehran mark, acid tested for 875 standard. This exceptional and impressive handmade box dates to around the 1910-20 period. Large round form with lift off dome cover. The base with engraved border of palmette wriggle work and pin prick engraving, the cover with asymmetrical stylised foliate pin prick designs. Diameter: 9 inches. Height: 1.75 inches. Weight: 895 grams

Item Details

Reference #:
AL2960
Quantity
1
Category
Metals
SubCategory
Silver
Department
Antiques (approx100yrs)
Year
C.1910
Dimensions
(Width x Height X Depth)
x x
Weight
Unknown
Condition
Good
Material