18th Century Turkish Tombak Ewer and Basin For Sale
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18th Century Turkish Tombak Ewer and Basin

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This beautiful ewer and basin set is a delightful product of the 18th century Ottoman Empire, with a striking design aesthetic. It is made from 'tombak', or gilt-copper, a material commonly used in the Ottoman Empire to make precious and ceremonial ornaments such as these. The ewer and basin take a typical form, and each is engraved around its exterior with intricate floral decorations. The ewer has a long, slender spout with a thin, curved handle. There is a slight ribbing effect around the base of the ewer and the basin. The dimensions for the individual pieces are as follows: Ewer- height 41cm, width 27cm, depth 17.5cm Basin- height 15cm, diameter 43cm.

Details

  • Place of Origin
    Turkey
  • Date of Manufacture
    18th Century
  • Period
  • Dimensions
    H 16.15 in. x W 10.63 in. x D 6.89 in.H 41 cm x W 27 cm x D 17.5 cm
  • Seller Location
    London, GB
  • Seller Reference Number
    15596
  • Sold As
    Set of 2
  • Reference Number
    LU956311094263
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