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Tall brass vase with a circular domed stand with projecting moudling on the stem. Above this is a wider body in the shape of a bowl and above this a further projecting mouded ring below the fluted neck. Decorated on the outer surface with engraved floral and vegetal decoration finely executed in horizontal bands all over with a black lac background in Moradabad style.

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vase (containers)

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object name (Horniman Ethno.):  vase (containers)

India, South Asia, Asia
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made or collected:  India 
Date made
19th century
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date made:  19th century 

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material: brass (overall)
overall: 171 mm x 61 mm
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overall: 171 mm x 61 mm

Related subjects
material: brass
brass (alloy)
object name (Horniman Ethno.): vases (containers)

Record created 2004-09-22 by RHOLLEY
Record last updated 2014-09-17 by FKERLOGUE