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This is a blog of my personal collections. The purpose of this blog is to educate myself and public in regards to antiquities especially related to religion and calligraphy. I welcome everyone to input their feedback in this blog which they think would be helpful. I do not watermark the photos in this blog so everyone is free to use them as long as they are not used for illegal and unethical reasons. I appreciate if you could notify me if you plan to use any of the photos here. Enjoy browsing!!

Monday, May 2, 2016

Ancient Artifact Review 72 : Antique Jade /Silver Afghan Persian Multicontainer ( 19th -20th Century)

This is an old Persian multicontainer from Afghanistan. I couldn't figure out the purpose of this container. The body is made of green jade and reinforced with silver frame and stand. Could this be  some sort of candle holder or traditional lamp?
Bought this pot from Abu Dhabi and estimated from 19th-20th Century.

Dim : 140mm in diamter and 160mm in height
Date : 19th-20th Century CE
Material : Greem jade and silver
Origin : Afghanistan

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