Lanterns

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Copper Lantern -855
Provenance: Isfahan Area-Persia
Dimensions: H. 28 cm W.16. cm
Age: Kajar Era Make-Persia
Owner:
Info: It is made of copper,previously tinned on the surface but part of it has disappeared in time.Both the top and the bottom parts are decorated with six (6) medallions or rosettes with pierced Zoomorphic forms within each one.On the bending side of the lid,a band running all around the piece is hosting a beautiful Arabesque Scroll which shoulf not be missed.
Status: Available
Lantern-864
Provenance: Turkey
Dimensions:
Age: It is a "Living Antique" of an old lantern.
Owner:
Info: Reflection of the light through the pierced copper top.
Status: Available
Copper Lantern-851
Provenance: Isfahan Area-Persia
Dimensions: H. 46.cm w. 22.cm
Age: Kajar Era Make-Persia
Owner:
Info: An outstanding copper lantern , tinned on the surface.It is fully embellished on the Body.The cover has cartouches linked one to another with the help of multi-lobed rosettes.Cartouches are filled with pierced intermingled floral motifs and zoomorphic forms,animal chasing one another.The bottom part of the lantern offers us another beautiful composition of concentric bands with floral scrolls , a large band with extraordinary setting of intermingled pierced Arabesques design.In the very center Flower Daisy is sitting within the other floral forms.Hardly any space left without decoration.
Status: Available
Copper Lantern-858
Provenance: The Old Istanbul Market
Dimensions: H. 48. cm W.17. cm
Age: The Late Ottoman Era
Owner:
Info: The piece is made of copper, tinned on the surface.Both the top and the bottom parts are embellished with pierced stylized floral motifs and a band of triangles put one upside down next to the other. The center fabric is a recent replacemet by a master.
Status: Available
Copper Lantern-858
Provenance: The Old Istanbul Market
Dimensions: H.48.cm W.17.cm
Age: Late Ottoman Era
Owner:
Info: The piece is made of copper and tinned on the surface.Both the top and the bottom parts are decorated with pierced stylized floral motifs.The center fabric,though a new one, carefully designed and made by a master craftsman.
Status: Available
Lantern-862
Provenance: Turkey
Dimensions: 14.50 cm X 20. cm
Age: It is the " Living Antique" of an old one.
Owner:
Info: It is old in form.This great handwork is executed by an elderly, great master. Nothing has been altered from the original old one.He is using used copper pieces, thin enough, to be turned into these lanterns which appear in four(4) sizes.Not only he uses his talent in forming the copper parts,but also, all the center fabrics are finely done by him.
Status: Available
Copper Lantern-855
Provenance:
Dimensions: H. 28 .cm W. 16. cm
Age: Kajar Era Make-Persia
Owner:
Info: It is made of copper,previously tinned on the surface but part of it has disappeared in time.Both the top and the bottom parts are decorated with six (6) medallions or rosettes with pierced Zoomorphic forms within each one.On the bending side of the lid,a band running all around the piece is hosting a beautiful Arabesque Scroll which shoulf not be missed.
Status: Available
Lantern-866
Provenance: Turkey
Dimensions: They are made in four different sizes.
Age: It is a "Living Antique" of an old one.
Owner:
Info: In one of the pictures we see the sizes from 4-3-2 and in the other sizes 3-2-1. They are all in copper with partial tinned surfaces.
Status: Available
Lantern-863
Provenance: Turkey
Dimensions: From 13.50 cm/14.50 cm/17.50 cm/20. cm Dia. of the bases
Age: The "living antique" of an old one.
Owner:
Info: It is old in form.This great handwork is executed by an elderly, great master. Nothing has been altered from the original old one.He is using used copper pieces, thin enough, to be turned into these lanterns which appear in four(4) sizes.Not only he uses his talent in forming the copper parts,but also, all the center fabrics are finely done by him. These four sizes are being lit with candles.
Status: Available
Brass Lantern-859
Provenance: From the Suleymaniye Market of Istanbul-the Ottoman Era.
Dimensions: Height 50cm, Width of the bottom 19cm.
Age: At least 125-150 years,if not more.
Owner: Not mentioned.
Info: This magnificient brass lantern is the work of a great master called "Kevork",an Armenian whose name appears in the Ottoman scripts on the bottom as shown in one of the pictures.In addition to his ,the piece has the "Birinch"mark in the Old Turkish ,which means "Brass" marked by the local authorities,as they controled the Market products. I would consider him as the "Picasso"in lantern making of his time.His pieces enriches any metal objects collection,related with the Ottoman Era.Among the collectors one person saying "I have a Kevork in my collection",that is regarded as a final line for the quality of his lantern.
Status: Available
Copper-Lantern-856
Provenance: The City of Tebriz-Persia
Dimensions: H.50.cm W.23 cm
Age: Kajar Era Make-Persia
Owner:
Info: It is made of copper,tinned on the surface.The center fabric is a recent replacement by a very talented Master.The condition of the piece is fine.It is embellished with pierced medallions having stylized floral motifs somehow creating a kind of a Cross Design.
Status: Available
Lantern-865
Provenance: Turkey
Dimensions: These lanterns are made in four different sizes.
Age: It is the "Living Antique" of an Old Lantern
Owner:
Info: The candle light coming through the pierced tops of the lanterns as well as the look of the pierced bottom part of the same piece.
Status: Available