A Cutch silver repousse Biscuit Box, signed "VK", Western India, late 19th Century
Lot 517
A Cutch silver repousse Biscuit Box, signed "VK", Western India, late 19th Century
Sold for £900 (US$ 1,534) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A Cutch silver repousse Biscuit Box,
signed "VK", Western India, late 19th Century
silver, chased and repousse, of cylindrical form attached to openwork footed base, the domed lid with urn-like finial, the sides decorated with animals amidst profusely scrolling foliage, maker's mark stamped on the reverse
21.5 cm. high, 22 cm. diam.

Footnotes

  • For another example of similar decoration, see Wynard R. T. Wilkinson, Indian Silver 1858 - 1947, London 1999, no. 151, p. 93.
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