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Egyptian Brass Inkwell Qalamdan

$850

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A 19th century brass decorated Islamic Qalamdan. The Qalamdan is in solid brass, decorated on all sides with Egyptian scenes. It consists of an inkwell and a pen compartment of typical tubular form with an interior cavity to store a reed pen. Attached to the body is an inkwell with engraved designs with a shell style cover. The piece measures 8 1/2" inches long x 1 3/4" inches high x 2" inches deep. Great brass decorative Islamic art object.

Details

  • Dimensions
    Height: 1.75 in. (4.45 cm)Width: 8.5 in. (21.59 cm)Depth: 2 in. (5.08 cm)
  • Style
    Moorish (In the Style Of)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    1840
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Nice patina.
  • Seller Location
    North Hollywood, CA
  • Reference Number
    Seller: 248171stDibs: f90681701306523363fs

Shipping & Returns

  • Shipping
    $110 Standard Shipping
    to anywhere in the world, arrives in 3-5 weeks.
    We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Ships From: North Hollywood, CA
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 7 days of delivery.

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