11 April 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 3,000
Estimate GBP 700 - GBP 1,000
A GROUP OF BIDRIWARE SILVER INLAID HUQQA BASES AND STAND, DECCAN, 18TH CENTURY
The first huqqa base of large size, decorated to sides with a series of birds emerging from urns, garlands of flowers, and to base and shoulde with a band of lotus flowers; two smaller huqqa bases with floral decoration and a stand on four feet with rectangular cartouche to centre and floral designs - largest huqqa 9 1/4in (23.5cm) high (4)
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