c1900 Indian Silver Repousse Decorated Chalice Vase

£160.00




A wonderful example of finely decorated high grade Indian silver Chalice cup or vase, in good condition.

The upturned bell body is densely covered in fine details of exotic foliage and structures along with figures driving a cart pulled by oxen. The beautiful repousse work of these scenes is finely hand-chased for details. The Chalice stand on a circular pedestal base that has been weighed down with lead to keep it stable. The bottom edge is stamped with Arabic writing and the number 1260B.

Size: 10.2 x 15 cm (4 x 6 inches)
Weight: 625 g