Antique 19th C. Persian Silver Brass Hookah Cup top with Turquoise and Garnet
Offered is an exquisite and rare Persian hookah cup top using the combination of three materials as silver, brass, and wood. The stunning design of the turquoise and garnet beautifully appointed on the brass cup is truly fascinating. This motif is characteristic of the early 19th century. This fabulous antique hookah cup top is in excellent shape and condition. The top widescreen is hand-hammered with several designs. The bottom brass portion is embellished with numerous silver fish suspended with loops. One turquoise and one garnet stones are missing due to the age of the hookah. Top width: 9 cm (3.54 inches). Middle width: 7 cm (2.75 inches). Bottom width: 4.5 cm (1.77 inches). Height: 19.5 cm (7.67 inches). The item "Antique 19th C. Persian Silver Brass Hookah Cup top with Turquoise and Garnet" is in sale since Monday, November 16, 2015. This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Metalware". The seller is "sinasantiques" and is located in Los Gatos, California.
This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Type: Hookah Cup
- Primary Material: Silver, Brass, Wood
- Age: 1800-1849
- Original/Reproduction: Original
- Country/Region of Origin: Persia