Our catalogue > Central Asia & Caucasus

This page shows the items we have available for sale from Turkmenistan and elsewhere in central Asia, as well as the Caucasus such as Georgia and Armenia.

The items are drawn from Islamic & Orthodox Christian communities in these regions.

All the items have been sourced from within the UK.

Each item is available for sale.

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7118

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    Rare Pair of Bukharan Gold Ear Pendants (Kadjak) set with Pearls & Coloured Stones

    Bukhara, Uzkekistan (Central Asia)
    19th century-early 20th century

    length (including twisted silver wire): 14.6cm, combined weight: 32g

    Provenance

    private collection, Germany.

    7080

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      Caucasian Niello Silver Buckle

      Caucasus, probably Azerbaijan
      19th-early 20th century

      length: 22.2cm, width: 9.2cm, weight: 289g

      Provenance

      UK art market

      6817

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        Bukharan Brass Teapot or Ewer

        Bukhara, Central Asia
        19th century

        height: 33.2cm, weight: 1,203g

        Provenance

        UK art market

        6546

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          Large Tekke Parcel-Gilt Silver Chest Ornament (Gonzuk)

          Tekke People, Turkmenistan
          early 20th century

          length: 25cm, weight: 285g

          Provenance

          Dutch antique market

          6581

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            Unusual Armenian or Kurdish Silver Belt

            Armenian people, Armenia or Turkey; or Kurdish People, Turkey
            19th century

            overall length: approximately 86cm, diameter of buckle: 8.5cm, overall weight: 482g

            Provenance

            UK art market

            6866

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              Superb Bukharan Gilded Silver, Niello & Filigree Waist Buckle

              Bukhara, Uzbekistan
              19th century

              length along the inner curve: 31.7cm, width: 4.1cm, weight: 319g

              Provenance

              UK art Market

              6944

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                Uzbek Gold Nose Ring (Arabek)

                Uzbek People, Central Asia, including Uzbekistan & Turkmenistan
                early 20th century

                width: 2.1cm, height: 2.9cm, weight: 4g

                Provenance

                private European collection

                6925

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                  Pair of Silver-Gilt & Niello Talismanic Amulets (Boyun Tumar)

                  Samarkand or Tashkent, Uzbekistan
                  19th century

                  width of triangular amulet: 11.1cm, combined weight: 168g

                  Provenance

                  private European collection

                  6927

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                    Katawaz Gilded Silver Ear Ornaments

                    Katawaz People, Katawaz Basin, Afghanistan-Pakistan Border Area
                    19th century

                    length: approximately 11.9cm, width: 7.2cm, combined weight: 136g

                    Provenance

                    private European collection

                    6924

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                      Central Asian Uzbek Head Ornament (Bodom-oy)

                      Khanate of Kiva, Xorazm (Khorezm), Region, Uzbekistan
                      late 19th century-early 20th century

                      length: approximately 17.5cm, width: 10cm, weight: 142g

                      Provenance

                      private European collection

                      6954

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                        Central Asian Silver & Glass Bead Earrings

                        Uzbek People, Central Asia, including Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan & Turkmenistan, or Nuristan, Afghanistan
                        19th or early 20th century

                        height: 6.7cm, combined weight: 14g

                        Provenance

                        private European collection

                        6549

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                          Kazakh Silver Matchmaker’s Double Finger Ring (Kudagi Zhuzik)

                          Kazakh people, Kazakhstan - Central Asia
                          19th-early 20th century

                          length (widest): 6.9cm, weight: 74g

                          Provenance

                          Dutch art market

                          6550

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                            Kazakh Silver Matchmaker’s Finger Ring (Zhuzik)

                            Kazakh people, Kazakhstan - Central Asia
                            19th-early 20th century

                            length (widest): 7.9cm, weight: 114g

                            Provenance

                            Dutch art market

                            6551

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                              Large Kazakh Silver & Gilt Matchmaker’s Double Finger Ring (Kudagi Zhuzik)

                              Kazakh people, Kazakhstan - Central Asia
                              19th-early 20th century

                              diameter: 8.5cm, weight: 117g

                              Provenance

                              Dutch art market

                              6508

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                                Large, Rare, Central Asian Gilded Silver Koranic Amulet Case set with Banded Agate, Spinels & Coral

                                Emirate of Bukhara (today, Uzbekistan)
                                19th century

                                length: 107cm, width: 31cm, weight: 3,216g

                                Provenance

                                private collection, Greece/UK

                                6203

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                                  Tekke Parcel-Gilt, Pierced, Pectoral Ornament (Dagdan) inset with Carnelians

                                  Teke People, Afghanistan
                                  19th century

                                  length: 25cm, width: 15cm, weight: 239g

                                  Provenance

                                  UK art market

                                  6202

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                                    Tekke Parcel-Gilt Ornament (Asyk) inset with Carnelians

                                    Tekke People, Southern Turkmenistan & possibly Afghanistan
                                    19th century

                                    height: 16.2cm, width: 11.2cm, weight: 119g

                                    Provenance

                                    UK art market

                                    2779

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                                      Central Asian Calligrapher’s Steel & Brass Scissors

                                      Central Asia, probably Tashkent
                                      late 18th century

                                      length: 13cm

                                      Provenance

                                      The scissors were part of a collection built up over a long lifetime by an elderly collector in Worcestershire, England.

                                      4837

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                                        Tekke Fire-Gilded Gilt Silver Cuff Bracelet

                                        Tekke people, Central Asia, including Afghanistan
                                        19th-20th century

                                        external width across: 7.2cm, internal width across: 5.7cm, height: 4.3cm, weight: 164g

                                        Provenance

                                        UK art market

                                        6051

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                                          Central Asian Gilded Silver Drop Earrings and a Pendant Gilded, Niello Amulet Case

                                          Uzbek & Kyrgyz Peoples, Central Asia
                                          19th century

                                          length of amulet case: 10.6cm, height, including all chains: 22cm, lengths of earrings: 9.5cm, combined weight: 108g

                                          Provenance

                                          UK art market

                                          3082

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                                            Turkmen Parcel-Gilt Silver Bridal Comb

                                            Turkmen People, Central Asia
                                            early 19th century

                                            length: 6.2cm, 25g

                                            Provenance

                                            UK art market

                                            2332

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                                              Pair of Fire-Gilded Silver & Carnelian Cuff Bracelets (Bilezik)

                                              Tekke People, Southern Turkmenistan
                                              circa 1870

                                              height: 9.5cm, width: 6.5cm, weight: 493g

                                              Provenance

                                              UK art market

                                              3560

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                                                Kazakh Parcel-Gilt Silver Bracelet

                                                Kazak People, Central Asia
                                                early 20th century

                                                height: 5.7cm, exterior width: 7.4cm, interior width at widest point: 6cm, weight: 158g

                                                Provenance

                                                UK art market

                                                4672

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                                                  Parcel Gilded Silver Buckle

                                                  Balkans
                                                  18th-19th century

                                                  length: 21.5cm, width: 7.2cm, height: weight: 302g

                                                  Provenance

                                                  UK art market

                                                  5180

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                                                    Gold Mounted Comb

                                                    Turkmen People, Central Asia
                                                    19th century

                                                    width: 9.6cm, height: 6.9cm, weight: 38g

                                                    Provenance

                                                    UK art market

                                                    5633

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                                                      Central Asian Gourd Container with Silver Mounts for Snuff Tobacco

                                                      Turkestan, Central Asia
                                                      19th century

                                                      length: 16.2cm, weight: 80g

                                                      Provenance

                                                      private collection, UK.

                                                      5632

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                                                        Central Asian Gourd Container with Silver Mounts for Snuff Tobacco

                                                        Turkestan, Central Asia
                                                        19th century

                                                        length: 16.4cm, weight: 83g

                                                        Provenance

                                                        private collection, UK.

                                                        4617

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                                                          Ottoman Bronze Mortar

                                                          Caucasus, Armenia or Ottoman Turkey
                                                          circa 16th-17th century

                                                          height: 8.4cm, diameter: 10,5cm, weight: 815g

                                                          Provenance

                                                          UK art market