Ottoman Empire Silver thread purse w/ turquoise

$ 1,750.00 $ 1,500.00

An exquisitely made Ottoman Empire money purse embroidered with silver bullion thread and set with Persian turquoise beads. One side features a Tughra (likely Abdul Hamid II) while the other side has a crescent moon and stag motif. Interior is light blue silk to match the turquoise.

No damage, light patina to exposed silver areas, otherwise excellent.

Measures 11” long x 5” wide x 5” wide.

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