Flask from 17th century India. Great Mogul Dynasty; in Gold, silver, rubies, emeralds and pearls. Source of Entry: presented by the Ambassadorial Mission of Iranian ruler Nadir-Shah to the Russian Imperial Court, 1741
A MUGHAL RUBY-SET ENAMELLED GOLD PAN-BOX, PROBABLY LUCKNOW, EARLY 19TH CENTURY Of octagonal shape, set with teardrop and circular shape rubies to lid on a ground of pink and white enamelled floral sprays with green leafs, a border of repeating similar surrounding, the sides with square and rectangular cartouches containing enamelled scenes of birds and various animals
A Mughal carved emerald flask with stopper, India, circa 18th century. The body of faceted hexagonal form, cut and carved on each face with a floral stem, the stopper carved with eight stylised leaves and a star design to the top. Sotheby's
A MUGHAL HEART-SHAPED JADE BOX SET WITH GEMSTONES, NORTH INDIA, 19TH CENTURY the jade shaped as a heart with a slightly domed cover, the sides finely carved in relief with leafy flowerheads and buds, the cover decorated in the kundan technique with large floral blossoms and colourful stones 12 by 12 by 5cm.