A late 19th century Indian silver cigarette box
by Grish Chunder Dutt, Calcutta, circa 1890
Repousse decorated hinged lid and sides each depicting rural village scenes of Bengal peasants ploughing the fields, fishing and preparing food, one side with a snake hunting a frog, all within a scenic landscape with huts in the background, with wood lined interior divided into two compartments, height 5.3cm, length 17.5cm.
£500 - 700
590 - 830
US$ 760 - 1,100
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