• AUD $240.00

    Afghan, Brass "Winged Gazelle" Seal 19th Century

    Circular cast brass seal, with grip and ring for suspension. The face is engraved with central winged (?) gazelle wearing a collar and surrounded by foliate scrollwork. Probably worn or carried by a travelling official (circuit judge) able to settle disputes with this imprint. Engraved surface in excellent condition, the...
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    Imitation Islamic Glass Bead.

     Sorry, this wicked bead is no longer available. However we may still have a quite similar one onsite.  A matte, opaque, yellow glass imitation of a Roman or Islamic Period Biconal Glass Bead (that's basically 100 AD to  700 AD and  700 AD to 1500 AD)  Whilst very hot this bead has had coloured...
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    Islamic Period Brass Oil lamp.

    Sorry, this lovely piece is no longer available. A fine dark old, cast brass oil lamp from Islamic Period Persia. With a three finger handle topped with an open tear drop, as thumb rest. Culminating in a faceted finial. It has a single spout and very simple but elegant decoration...
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    Islamic Period Brass Oil lamp.

    Sorry, this charming little oil lamp is no longer available. A small feline, old cast brass oil lamp from Islamic Period Persia. With a single (small) finger handle topped with a short bar, as thumb rest. Topped with a a rounded tear drop (probably poppy pod) finial. The size of...
  • AUD $98.00

    Persian, Evil Eye Agate Ring.

       A greyish white, beige and tan Banded Agate cut to show off its "Evil Eye" motif, which stares at the world forcing Evil to avert its eye thereby protecting its wearer. These banded "Evil Eye" stones have been valued and worn since antiquity long before the Civilisations of Mesopotamis and the Indus...
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    Silver "Islamic Glass" Ring

    Sorry, this item is no longer available. An engraved silver ‘signet ring" from Persia, set with an old “Islamic Glass” Bead. (There’s a distinct possibility that this is a 19th Century Venetian Trade bead, the debate continues though, sometimes heatedly.) High grade silver, possibly approaching Sterling but not stamped, as...
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    Tekke Turkoman, "Asyk" Pendant

    Sorry, this item is on HOLD, should you want it for yourself email us with your details, in case it should become available at a later date.) Classic Tekke “asyk” made of “fire gilt” silver, with a central flat oval carnelian (protection against the Evil Eye.) This is a perfectly...
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    Tekke Turkoman, "Asyk" Pendant.

    Sorry, this pendant is no longer available. However we may have more like it soon. Classic Tekke “asyk” made of “fire gilt” silver, with a central flat oval carnelian (protection against the Evil Eye.) This is a perfectly wearable size on a cord or chain, hole is 4mm wide, (but would only...
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    Tekke Turkoman, Large "gulaka" Pectoral.

    Sorry, this amazing piece is no longer available. This has to be the largest Tekke Turkoman "gulaka" or breast pendant I've seen, it measures 162 mm across it's face, which is pretty impressive. (Think bread and butter plate!) A splendid slightly convex, circular silver disc, divided and pierced with small...