• Indian and Islamic Works of Ar auction at Christies

    Sale 5495

    Indian and Islamic Works of Art

    16 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 550

    A BRASS HUQQA BASE WITH ENGRAVED PEONY FLOWERS, NORTH INDIA, PROBABLY LAHORE, EARLY 17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A BRASS HUQQA BASE WITH ENGRAVED PEONY FLOWERS, NORTH INDIA, PROBABLY LAHORE, EARLY 17TH CENTURY
    Of round form with tubular neck with central ring and small everted rim, decorated to body with a series of peony flowers, cypress trees and lotus flowers - 7 3/4in (19.5cm) high


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