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A Copper Plate with Armenian Inscription, Western Armenia, 1731

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Start price: $1,000

Estimated price: $2,000 - $3,000

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Description:
Engraved with a central medallion depicting an animal, surrounded by a row of flowers,
the outer edge with alternating stylised trees, and a flowerhead stem and
arabesque motif, the edge with split palmette medallions and Armenian
inscription: “Son of Hakop, Mahtes (=Holy Land Pilgrim) Abraham. Year 1731”.

 

Diameter:
37.5 cm

 

Condition:
Consistent with age.