A good Ottoman or Arabian cartouche for 4 charges of gunpowder

Item:
931
Region:
Arabia, Turkey & the Balkans
Type:
Miscellaneous
Description:
A good Ottoman or Arabian cartouche for 4 charges of gunpowder, 19th century. The leather body has a flap embroidered with red, yellow and blue thread. The inside contains 4 turned bone powder containers, each with incised geometric designs having red, green and black infill. Excellent age patina
Metrics:
Dimensions 5” x 4½” (13cms x 11.5cms) The containers 4½” tall (11.5cms)
Price:
£490