Wonderful little casket in cast brass made in France in the 19th century for export to the Persian market. Features Qajar period designs and is well made.Closes with a tight seal. Heavy little box of a hard to find scale perfect for jewels. 7 X 9.5 X 5.5 cm! Persia from 1785 to 1925.
I have handled several brass caskets made in France in the 19th century which were destined for the Persian Market, there was a demand for pieces of quality made in the traditional styles and techniques of Persia, with a 19th century twist. Happy to provide any additional photos as needed.
The item "Antique Qajar Casket in Brass 19th Century Box Islamic Persian" is in sale since Tuesday, May 15, 2018. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\Middle East". The seller is "teremok_antiques" and is located in Bronx, New York. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Dominican republic, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, El salvador, Honduras, Jamaica.