Lot 69

Four-leaf leather screen, probably France, dated AH 1346 / AD 1927-28 Each panel is decorated with an oval medallion inlaid with copper or enamelled nails with appendages and spandrels, bordered by cartouches inscribed with famous Persian poems about the quality of Imam Ali and Imam Reza. The lower cartouches of each panel reads: "This souvenir is a reproduction of the portal of the Mausoleum of Imam Reza in Mashhad, made for Prince Momtaz al-Saltaneh, the ambassador, by H. Prichet Delahaye, 1346
H./1927-28" Each panel: 199.5 x 60cm Formerly in the dining room of the Parisian house of the Prince, "
Samaddieh".

Location of the item
France - 75009 Paris