Thailand, 19th century Comprising a teapot, vase and offering bowl, all work in gold on silver technique with elephants and floral decoration. 9 ½ in., 8 ½ in. high and 8 ¼ in. diameter (24.1, 21.6, and 21 cm)
For related examples see Chira Chongkol, Jewellery and Other Decorative arts in Thailand, in Arts of Asia, November-Decemnber 1982, pp. 86 and 87, also see Theodore Bowie, ed., The Arts of Thailand, New York, 1960, fig. 153, nos. 171-175. Also see Danielle Wiedmann in Treasures from the National Museum, Bangkok, Bangkok, 1987, nos. 130 and 131.