A copper alloy spouted water pot (lota) Deccan, 14th-16th century
Lot 1062
A copper alloy spouted water pot (lota) Deccan, 14th-16th century
US$ 700 - 1,000
£420 - 590
Auction Details
Lot Details
Property from the Paul F. Walter Collection
A copper alloy spouted water pot (lota)
Deccan, 14th-16th century
The squat form with bold hammered chevrons to the body and a short projecting spout beneath a wide neck and inverted rim.
8 1/2 in. (21.6 cm.) high

Footnotes

  • The squat form and hammered body compare favorably with a another attributed to the 14th century from Kollur, Deccan, see Zebrowski, Gold, Silver & Bronze, 1997, no. 348.

    Provenance:
    Acquired from Maharukh Desai, London, 1991
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