Silverware

A SILVER VERTICAL BURMESE BOX

Lot No
42
Description
The design ergonomics of this silver Burmese box fuses figures of warriors and conquerors embalmed in their moment of glory. The descending narrative flow of the box is embossed with tales of battle. The sheer momentum of narration is elevating and depicts with precision the gore of battle and the exaltation of the victor. The characters depicted have features of the demography of the Orient that pleases the discerning eyes of the viewer. The lid of the box has a finely crafted figure of a man standing with poise. Exuberating a potent velocity of acquired combat discipline, the character dramatically emphases it’s utility as a repository of treasure which is safeguarded by the Zen warrior.

Size :17 x 8 x 8 in
Gross Weight : 1821 grams
Estimate
Rs. 1,70,000 - 2,20,000

Winning Bid

₹ 4,46,225

(Inclusive 15% margin)

additional information

Provenance : Property from an important private estate based in Mumbai.