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A COLOURED GLASS AND SILVER-GILT HUQQA BOHEMIA FOR THE OTTOMAN MARKET, LATE 19TH CENTURY

In ARTS & TEXTILES OF THE ISLAMIC & INDIAN WORLDS

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A COLOURED GLASS AND SILVER-GILT HUQQA
BOHEMIA FOR THE OTTOMAN MARKET, LATE 19TH CENTURY
On plain base, the gadrooned gilt and coloured body with floral decoration rising to a lightly flaring neck, the silver-gilt openwork stem applied with acanthus-like leaves rising from a spiralling base grommet, the straight body's furnace adorned with openwork petals and swaying leaves, the pipe's grommet of tubular form, with articulated hose, ringed ivory grip and bulbous amber mouth piece
16 ¼in. (41.2cm.) high
A COLOURED GLASS AND SILVER-GILT HUQQA
BOHEMIA FOR THE OTTOMAN MARKET, LATE 19TH CENTURY
On plain base, the gadrooned gilt and coloured body with floral decoration rising to a lightly flaring neck, the silver-gilt openwork stem applied with acanthus-like leaves rising from a spiralling base grommet, the straight body's furnace adorned with openwork petals and swaying leaves, the pipe's grommet of tubular form, with articulated hose, ringed ivory grip and bulbous amber mouth piece
16 ¼in. (41.2cm.) high

ARTS & TEXTILES OF THE ISLAMIC & INDIAN WORLDS

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