A fine Mughal silver- and brass-inlaid alloy Bidri Tray
Bidar, Deccan, 17th Century
of shallow rounded form, profusely decorated with silver and brass inlay with a central roundel containing a flowerhead, surrounded by concentric bands of flowerheads on a ground of delicate scrolling foliate vines, the rim with a band of chevron motifs
35.6 cm. diam.