Inventory no.: 943

Ottoman Silver Beaker/Cup with Tugra/Tughra


Engraved Silver Beaker

Ottoman Turkey

circa late 19th century

diameter at top: 7.8cm, height: 9.6cm;

weight: 87g

This pleasing silver beaker of inverted bell form is engraved with typically Ottoman Turkish scrolling foliage and flower motifs against a finely tooled background. It is stamped with a tughra, most probably that of Sultan Abdulhamid (reigned 1876-1909) and has associated zig-zag assay marks to the base.

The condition is excellent – there are no dents, repairs or splits.


UK art market.

Inventory no.: 943