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The Fan Collection(#5FAN) 27/06/2019 10:30 AM GMT Closed

Lot 2015 of 184: Judaica: A Mid-18th Century Mother-of-Pearl Fan, the monture carved, pierced and gilded, the gorge with figures. The double painted leaf shows the Triumph of Mordecai from the Book of Esther in the Hebrew bible. A plot against the king was revealed and foiled by Mordecai, (the Queen's cousin), hated by Haman as Mordecai refused to acknowledge his status. The king, wishing to reward him, asked advice of Haman, who by then wished to plot against and kill all exiled Jews throughout the Persian Empi

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Sold For:£650
Estimate: £200 - £300

The Fan Collection(#5FAN)  27/06/2019 10:30 AM GMT  Closed