12 juillet 2019

A Mughal rock-crystal flask, North India, 1650-1700

Lot 236. A Mughal rock-crystal flask, North India, 1650-1700; 3 5/8 ins. (9.2 cm.) high; 2 1/8 ins. (5.5 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 120,000 - USD 180,000. Price realised USD 137,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2019  Original gold collar and stopper, the body set with rubies and emeralds in finely scalloped gold kundan. Literature: Jaffer 2013, p.30, no.7. Exhibited: Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York 2014, pp.32-33Victoria and Albert Museum, London 2015, p.81, no.36The Miho... [Lire la suite]