Lot 319. A gem set rock crystal beaker, India, second half 19th century; 3 ins. (7.7 cm.) high. Estimate USD 20,000 - USD 30,000. Price realised USD 112,500. Christie's Images Ltd 2019
Carved from a single piece of crystal, set with diamonds, rubies, emeralds, and sapphires in gold kundan, inscribed with a Persian couplet on the base.
Provenance: By repute, Nizams of Hyderabad.