A pair of silver plated Indian Temple doors 2
Lot 418W
A pair of silver-sheet covered wood Doors Western India, 19th Century(2)
£3,000 - 4,000
US$ 5,000 - 6,700
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Lot Details
A pair of silver-sheet covered wood Doors
Western India, 19th Century
each door with 4 rectangular panels bearing a large sunburst motif, the four upper registers with the head of a Hindu deity wearing a crown in the centres, the lower registers with floral cruciform motifs, the borders with meandering floral vines, fitted with a pair of loop handles and horizontal latch lock
87 x 165.5 x 10 cm.(2)

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  • Provenance: Formerly in the collection of the late Sir R.D. Sethna, (1854 - 1933) of Esplanade House, Bombay, adviser and lawyer of Maharaja Sayajirao Gaekwad III of Baroda (reg. 1875 - 1939); acquired by the present owner's father circa 1970.
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