London, South Kensington
29 April 2005
A SILVER AND ENAMELLED SPICE BOX, PROBABLY LUCKNOW, 18TH/19TH CENTURY
The floriform body with five compartments, each with a domed tear-drop shaped hinged cover, three of the covers inset with white gem stones, decorated in blue and green enamels, the centre of the box inset with a cut white gem stone -- 3 5/8in. (9.2cm.) diam.
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