Silverware

AN IMPORTANT COLONIAL INDIAN SILVER TEA & COFFEE SET

Lot No
72
Description
Gross Weight : 8.129 kgs
Size : 16 x 12 x 9 in and smaller
Estimate
Rs. 16,00,000 - 18,00,000

Winning Bid

₹ 18,21,600

(Inclusive 15% margin)

additional information

A 5 piece set comprising of a kettle-on-stand, a teapot, a coffee pot, a gold gilt creamer and a gold gilt open sugar bowl, engraved with a heraldic crest. With intricate and extensive carving on all the objects, depicting hunting scenes with floral design patterns typical of the Kutch region. Other highlights include the lion paw motif plinths and the carved faces at the base of the spouts.

Engraved with the armorial bearings of the family of Bushby, of Wormleybury, Broxbourne in the County of Hertfordshire.

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.
(payment only in Indian Rupees)