A group of six Mughal gilt glass Bottles  West India, 18th Century7
Lot 197
A set of Mughal gilt glass Bottles in a contemporary fitted Box Gujerat, 18th Century(7)
Sold for £8,750 (US$ 13,667) inc. premium

Lot Details
A group of six Mughal gilt glass Bottles  West India, 18th Century7
A set of Mughal gilt glass Bottles in a contemporary fitted Box
Gujerat, 18th Century
each square in section, tapering at the shoulder to a narrow, short cylindrical neck, the four sides with alternating gilded floral decoration, the shoulder with dense foliate design and the neck with vertical stripes, each section with plain gilt border and repeating chevron design, three with silver and gilt mount to neck, glass stoppers with gilt sunburst design, one a 19th Century European-made replacement; all in a contemporary rosewood casket with silver mounts, with six internal compartments to fit the bottles
each bottle approx. 16cm. high(7)

Footnotes

  • A group of six very similar gilt decorated Mughal glass bottles were sold at Christie's, Art of the Islamic and Indian Worlds, 7th October, 2008, Lot 230.
Auction information

This auction is now finished. If you are interested in consigning in future auctions, please contact the specialist department. If you have queries about lots purchased in this auction, please contact customer services.

Buyers' Obligations

ALL BIDDERS MUST AGREE THAT THEY HAVE READ AND UNDERSTOOD BONHAMS' CONDITIONS OF SALE AND AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THEM, AND AGREE TO PAY THE BUYER'S PREMIUM AND ANY OTHER CHARGES MENTIONED IN THE NOTICE TO BIDDERS. THIS AFFECTS THE BIDDERS LEGAL RIGHTS.

If you have any complaints or questions about the Conditions of Sale, please contact your nearest customer services team.

Buyers' Premium and Charges

For all Sales categories excluding Wine, Coins & Medals and Motor Cars and Motorcycles:

Buyer's Premium Rates
25% on the first £50,000 of the Hammer Price
20% from £50,001 to £1,000,000 the Hammer Price
12% from £1,000,001 of the Hammer Price

VAT at the current rate of 20% will be added to the Buyer's Premium and charges excluding Artists Resale Right.

Payment Notices

Payment in advance: by cash, check with banker's card, credit card, bank draft or traveler's cheque.

Payment at collection: by credit or debit card.

Credit card charges: a surcharge of 2% is applicable when using Mastercard, Visa and overseas debit cards.

Shipping Notices

For information and estimates on domestic and international shipping as well as export licenses please contact Bonhams Shipping Department.

Contacts
  1. Matthew Thomas
    Specialist - Islamic and Indian Art
    Bonhams
    Work
    101 New Bond Street
    London, United Kingdom W1S 1SR
    Work +44 20 7468 8270
    FaxFax: +44 20 7468 8283
Similar Items