A fine silver Bowl by Grish Chunder Dutt,
Calcutta, circa 1893
of squat form on a ring foot, repousse decoration consisting of a frieze containing rural scenes, including a herdsman watching his cattle, a peasant woman carrying water, another driving an oxcart, two peasants ploughing the fields with ox, figures seated outside a school, all within a scenic landscape with huts in the background, base engraved with an elephant and tree design within a floral garland, stamped with maker's mark 'GRISH CHUNDER DUTT, BHOWANIPORE, CALCUTTA'
29 cm. diam.; 1638 gr.