• The Ismail Merchant Collection auction at Christies

    Sale 5980

    The Ismail Merchant Collection

    7 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 179

    AN INDIAN ENGRAVED BRASS LOTA, PROBABLY NORTH INDIA,
    18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    AN INDIAN ENGRAVED BRASS LOTA, PROBABLY NORTH INDIA,
    18TH CENTURY
    With spherical body with flaring mouth, on spreading foot, the body with a band of lozenge lattice in the shoulder, radiating alternating plain and floral lobes above and below, similar designs on the mouth, inscription to foot
    6 5/8 in. (17 cm.) high


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