Rare Books

JEYPORE ENAMELS

Lot No
12
Description
By Lieut-Colonel S.S. Jacob and Surgeon Major T.H. Hendney
Publisher : W.Griggs, Peckham
Location : London
Year : 1886
Estimate
Rs. 1,00,000 - 1,50,000

Winning Bid

₹ 2,22,640

(Inclusive 15% margin)

additional information

Hard bound cover and a leather spine with the book, author’s name and year of release embossed in gold. The cover has two outer borders with foliate design and a cluster of traditional kadas illustrated along with the title and the authors’ names. All the illustrations in this book are coloured and bear a testament to the beautiful craft of enamelling that reigned supreme in Jeypore.

This lot is over one hundred years old or National Art Treasure, cannot be exported out of India as per Antiques and Art Treasures Act, 1972.