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A chalice
North-east Afghanistan, Kafiristan/Nuristan, 1800-1900
A rare silver chalice from a difficult to reach mountain area. The rim, bowl and foot decorated with flower leaves in relief. Within the tribes such chaliches were for the exclusive use of the elite. Approx. weight 489.1 grams.
H. 14.7 cm
Provenance:
Private collection, The Netherlands

Taxatie
€ 3.500 - 4.500
Resultaat
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