PLEASE HAVE A LOOK AT MY OTHER ITEMS FOR MORE MIDDLE EASTERN / ISLAMIC ITEMS. For sale is extremely fine and very beautiful antique 19th century Persian brass box from the Qajar era. It dates from the early 1800's. The box has has been hand chased and decorated with magnificent open work to the lid. There are stunning scenes of warriors battling mythical beasts to the lid, framed by smaller portraits of figures.
The sides have been hand chased too, with breathtaking full body portraits of figures and further mythical creatures. There is unbelievably fine floral patterns and birds hand chased animals and birds etc. The inside if the box has been lined with an old velvety material. A very fine and beautiful box! The length of the box is 21.5cm = 8.5 inches.The depth of the box is 15cm = 5.9 inches. The height of the box is 14cm = 5.5 inches. The box is in very good condition.
Please see the photos shown above. The item "EXTREMELY FINE RARE ANTIQUE PERSIAN QAJAR ISLAMIC HAND CHASED BRASS BOX C1800's" is in sale since Sunday, July 22, 2018. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian/Oriental Antiques\Islamic/Middle Eastern". The seller is "ameer1990" and is located in Stanmore, Middlesex. This item can be shipped worldwide.