12 juillet 2019

An octagonal enamelled and gem set gold miniature Qur’an case, Lucknow or Deccan, 1750-1800

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Lot 285. An octagonal enamelled and gem set gold miniature Qur’an case, Lucknow or Deccan, 1750-1800; 1 5/8 x 1 ½ x 5/8 ins (4.2 x 3.8 x 1.5 cm.). Estimate USD 120,000 - USD 180,000Price realised USD 137,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2019 

Set with diamonds and an engraved spinel, the interior in plain gold, lid attached on one side, two suspension loops on the top.

Provenance: Bonhams, London, 2 October 2012, lot 243

ExhibitedThe Doge’s Palace, Venice 2017, p.191, no.128
The Palace Museum, Beijing 2018, pp.216-17, no.132.

Christie's. Maharajas & Mughal Magnificence, New York, 19 June 2019

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