• Indian & Islamic Works of Art  auction at Christies

    Sale 5836

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    9 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 464

    A LARGE SILVER EWER WITH ENGRAVED AND CHASED DECORATION, INDIA, 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A LARGE SILVER EWER WITH ENGRAVED AND CHASED DECORATION, INDIA, 19TH CENTURY
    On a spreading foot rising to globular body, slender neck and hexagonal lidded mouth, with s-shaped faceted spout and curved handle with lion and dragon head terminals, decorated with engraved flowering vine to foot, teardrop shaped raised plaques either side densely decorated with birds and flowers - 15in (38.1cm) high


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