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Middle Eastern silver ewer and basin

Period 1900-1919
Materials Silver.
Creation Date Early 20th Century
Description Middle Eastern silver ewer and basin
Middle Eastern, early 20th Century
Ewer: Height 37.5cm, width 23cm, depth 13cm
Basin: Height 12cm, diameter 36.5cm

This silver ewer and basin, originally designed for handwashing before meals and for important occasions, is a beautiful piece of Ottoman craftsmanship. Crafted from solid silver, the ewer is elegantly shaped with a round base and a long, slender neck. Its handle and spout are gracefully curved, and it opens via a hinged lid with a ball finial. The silver throughout is beautifully engraved with Arabic script and Islamic motifs. The ewer has been designed to sit within the basin’s deep well, which sits in the centre of a wide sloped lip. The set can be used either as a decorative piece or for everyday use.

The silver is hallmarked and indistinctly signed.
Styles / Movements Traditional
Dealer Reference Number 16515
Incollect Reference Number 456762
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