London, South Kensington
12 October 2000
An Indian silver-gilt filigree octagonal box 19th Century
and hinged cover on shaped feet, decorated with diamond shaped panels inset with a purple glass stone covered with foliate motifs, the finial with overlapping leaves teminating in a central knop -- 4in. (10.2cm.) wide; and an Indian silver filigree sanctuary lamp of compresssed hexagonal form, the three extending leafy loose-ring handles interspersed with elaborate flowerheads, the removeable cover with flaring neck terminating in a ribbed band and shaped edge, loose chain, hanging spherical balls and foliate flattened roundels -- 4½in. (11.4cm.) diam, (minor damages and wear).
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