Lot 869
Indo-Persian Koran Stand
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
19th century, soft wood with gilt mosaic pattern veneer, ivory inlays throughout, central medallion, four small portraits in corners and two additional portraits on sides, the top rests on a pierced folding stand.

13 x 17.25 x 13 in.

Estate of Anne K. Ross, Ipswich, MA

The design elements of the top mimic those typical of classic Persian rugs. The background resembles guls and there are four rectangular borders with cornerpieces.

Wear, veneer chips and some inlay loss; nonetheless attractive and retaining great character.

$400 - 800