18 octobre 2010

Two chrype, Tekke, 19th century, a khalat Bokhara & a wedding robe. Ottoman, 1880s

A green ceremonial chrype. Tekke, mid 19th century. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd., 2010 embroidered in silks with tulips and guls, with vestigial sleeves - Estimate £4,000 - £6,000 . Price Realized £4,375 A yellow silk chrype (ceremonial robe) . Tekke, 19th century. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd., 2010 embroidered with star-burst flowers and serrated palmette flowers, wth residual sleeves tipped in red satin, with fringed hem - Estimate £2,000 - £4,000. Price Realized £1,875 Notes: Yellow silk robes are... [Lire la suite]