Quran box holder. Algeria, Beni Yenni tribes, Early 20th Century


Silver-plated Quran or talismanic box holder, opening by sliding cylindrical lid and fitted with two loops and small chain. Polychrome enameled decoration of rosace in scrolls framework. Enhanced with polychrome enameled drops.

Algeria, Grand Kabylie, Beni Yenni tribe, Early 20th Century

Condition report : Wear due to use

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  • Item(s) quantity:  1
  • Height in cm : 17 cm
  • Width in cm : 14 cm
  • Depth in cm : 4 cm
  • Expertissim Reference: 2014120892