Vintage ornate silver Ottoman belt circa 1900

Vintage ornate silver Ottoman belt circa 1900
Vintage ornate silver Ottoman belt circa 1900
Vintage ornate silver Ottoman belt circa 1900
Vintage ornate silver Ottoman belt circa 1900
Vintage ornate silver Ottoman belt circa 1900
Vintage ornate silver Ottoman belt circa 1900
Vintage ornate silver Ottoman belt circa 1900
Vintage ornate silver Ottoman belt circa 1900
Vintage ornate silver Ottoman belt circa 1900
Vintage ornate silver Ottoman belt circa 1900
Vintage ornate silver Ottoman belt circa 1900

Vintage ornate silver Ottoman belt circa 1900
Vintage ornate silver Ottoman belt – circa 1900, condition commensurate with its age and use, several loose threads within the silver wire mesh, buckle hole covering front and back plates missing and a small retaining pin fixing the semi circle covering plate to the end of the belt is missing. Happy to provide more photographs if required. The belt is from the Ottoman empire. This can be confirmed by the marks and hall marks that it bears. There are two particular marks; the smaller of the two is the Sah mark which is struck on all parts made of silver that meets the standard of. 900 parts per thousand. This hallmark was used used from 1844 onwards. The other larger mark is the tughra of the reigning sultan. It is common for this mark to be often illegible however it can be the mark of either Abdulhamid II, Mehmed V Reshad or Mehmed VI Vehdeddin, who all ruled over this period. Dimensions; Length – 35.5 / 90 cm. Wide – 1.3/4 / 4.5 cm. Weight – 336 grams. Please contact me for local collection. Please contact me re options. This item is in the category “Antiques\Asian/Oriental Antiques\Indian”. The seller is “homesell1_1″ and is located in this country: GB. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom.
  • Antique: Yes
  • Region of Origin: Turkey
  • Sub-Type: Belt
  • Product: Belt
  • Age: 1900-1940
  • Primary Material: Silver
  • Original/Repro: Antique Original

Vintage ornate silver Ottoman belt circa 1900