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SC22: Sporting and Collectors Sale

A 17th Century Turkish Kilij

Auction Lot SC22/201

A 17th century Turkish Kilij, the broad reinforced blade with single curved edge and double edged point, inset with gold koftgari and tughra, two further rectangular calligraphic panels surrounding a star, the downward swept hilt and handle inset with coral and turquoise, in a matching scabbard also inset five oval turquoise and gilt inscriptions, the reverse with floral geometric decoration, blade length 71cm.

A 17th Century Turkish Kilij (SC22/201) offered in our Two Day Sporting and Collectors Auction starting on 18th May 2016 at our salerooms in Exeter, Devon.

Lot Description

A 17th century Turkish Kilij, the broad reinforced blade with single curved edge and double edged point, inset with gold koftgari and tughra, two further rectangular calligraphic panels surrounding a star, the downward swept hilt and handle inset with coral and turquoise, in a matching scabbard also inset five oval turquoise and gilt inscriptions, the reverse with floral geometric decoration, blade length 71cm.

Price Realised

£14,500

Department

Maritime and Sporting

Fine Art Category

Edged Weapons

Sale Information

SC22: Sporting and Collectors Sale
Wednesday, 18th May 2016
Thursday, 19th May 2016

Okehampton Street, Exeter

This lot will be sold after 10:00am on Wednesday, 18th May 2016 as part of the Day One section of the sale.

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Okehampton Street, Exeter

Telephone: +44 (01392) 413100

Important Notes

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