• Indian and Southeast Asian Art auction at Christies

    Sale 2195

    Indian and Southeast Asian Art

    16 September 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 800

    A gold and silver damascened iron lidded container

    TIBET, CIRCA 17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A gold and silver damascened iron lidded container
    Tibet, circa 17th century
    In rounded form with hinged cover on a low foot, with a floral pattern in gold and silver and a gilt band around the edge of the lid, matching circular floral motifs on the lid and base, with two small handles and blossom studs
    2¾ in. (7 cm.) high


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    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections