Egyptian Silver Photograph Frame - Art Deco Style - Antique (1951)
Egyptian Silver Photograph Frame - Art Deco Style - Antique (1951)
Egyptian Silver Photograph Frame - Art Deco Style - Antique (1951)
Egyptian Silver Photograph Frame - Art Deco Style - Antique (1951)
Egyptian Silver Photograph Frame - Art Deco Style - Antique (1951)
Egyptian Silver Photograph Frame - Art Deco Style - Antique (1951)
Egyptian Silver Photograph Frame - Art Deco Style - Antique (1951)
Egyptian Silver Photograph Frame - Art Deco Style - Antique (1951)
Egyptian Silver Photograph Frame - Art Deco Style - Antique (1951)
Egyptian Silver Photograph Frame - Art Deco Style - Antique (1951)

Egyptian Silver Photograph Frame - Art Deco Style - Antique (1951)

1951 Cairo, Egypt, Africa

Offered by AC Silver

£795 gbp
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This exceptional antique Egyptian silver photo frame has an arched shaped form with a paralleling internal window, in the Art Deco style.


The lower portion of the photograph frame is ornamented with a horizontal segment, conjoined to the main body with a tri-lobed collar, all in the iconic Art Deco style.


The convex surface of this photo frame is plain and unembellished.


This photograph frame retains the original painted wood back and hinged strut, secured with a hallmarked swivel catch; the hallmarked silver portions securing the wood back, in addition to the catches indicates the high quality of the piece.


This antique Egyptian silver photo frame is inset with a removable glass panel.


The hallmarks struck to the posterior surface of the frame include:

Assay mark: Arabic characters (Cairo, Egypt)

Silver quality/purity mark: .900 (900/1000)

National mark: Lotus flower*

Date letter: Ø° (1951)*


** The use of the lotus flower (post 1946), in addition to the marking identified as Ø° through illustrations available of isolated form Arabic lettering determines the date of this piece as 1951.

Dimensions
Height 15.5cm/6.1"
Width 10.7cm/4.2"
Height of internal window 12cm/4.7"
Width of internal window 8.7cm/3.4"
Depth 2cm/0.8"




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This antique Art Deco photo frame is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional condition.

The frame has been professionally polished and is in presentation condition.

The Egyptian hallmarks struck to the posterior surface of the frame are all very clear.


Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this example of antique silverware.
Date: 1951

Origin: Cairo, Egypt, Africa
Can be viewed at AC Silver’s Newcastle store, online at www.acsilver.co.uk. Please quote SALES CODE SKU A9509 when enquiring about the piece.
Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase
Stock Code
A9509
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An exceptional, fine and impressive antique Egyptian 900 standard silver photograph frame in the Art Deco style; an addition to our ornamental silverware collection
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