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    Sale 5334

    Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    6 October 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 130

    A RUBY AND EMERALD INLAID SILVER GILT HUQQA BASE, LUCKNOW, 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A RUBY AND EMERALD INLAID SILVER GILT HUQQA BASE, LUCKNOW, 19TH CENTURY
    Of globular form, with slightly flaring mouth and waisted neck, decorated to body with raised floral sprays set with rubies and emeralds contained within cartouches, the intertices between each marked with a flower, and to neck with similar decoration - 7in (17.7cm) high


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