A HALLMARKED SILVER FLOWER VASE ON STAND BY JOHN NEWTON MAPPIN, LONDON
Gross Weight : 5.824 kgs Size : 21 x 13.5 x 13.5 in
Rs. 6,50,000 - 7,50,000
(Inclusive 15% margin)
The highlight of the presented lot is the plaque of Queen Victoria’s portrait affixed on the base, another plaque depicting a sailing scene affixed on verso. Dates inlaid in blue enamel on the top section “1837 - 1887’, commemorating 50 years. The base partly consists of ebony wood which has a lightweight density.
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)