A Damascus work model of the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, Jerusalem, late 17th/early 18th Century.

A superb model of the church, incorporating mother-of-pearl, in a very fine glazed mahogany case, 53.3cm wide.

1763 Inventory: “the Jewel closet…..Model in Mosaic of ye Temple of Christ Sepulchre (at Jerusalem), a Glass Frame over it.”

 

 

REFERENCE: EWA 08635

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