Indian Silver Card Case - Antique Circa 1880

GBP 1,395.00

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Object Description

An exceptional, fine and impressive antique Indian silver card case; an addition to our diverse Asian silverware collection.

This exceptional antique Indian silver card case has a shaped rectangular form.

The surface of this case is embellished with a fine and impressive chased decorated panel depicting a character on horseback carrying a spear to one side and to the other a figure on the back of an elephant dressed with a howdah.

The surface and sides of this impressive box are further embellished with impressive scrolling leaf and floral decoration, all on a matte background.

This antique silver card case is fitted with the original push fit cover.

Dimensions
Height 10.6cm/4.2″
Width 7.1cm/2.8″
Depth 1.2cm/0.5″

Weight
4.6 troy ounces/144g

Object History

Date: Circa 1880
Origin: India

Object Literature

WORLDWIDE POSTAGE/SHIPPING
FREE OF CHARGE to all customers – including national and international deliveries.
Dispatch is either the same or next working day once a payment is received.
INSURANCE IN TRANSIT
Insurance cover is provided FREE OF CHARGE for items up to the value of £30,000.
All items are fully insured and sent at the risk of AC Silver.
Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase.

Object Condition

This fine antique solid silver card case is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional condition.

The chased decoration is very sharp.

There are no hallmarks as to be expected with such a piece; the date and origin can be determined by the composition and decoration.

Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this piece of antique Asian silverware.

Object Details

Dealer Opening Times

By appointment only.

Dealer Contact

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+44 (0)191 240 2645
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Dealer Location

35b St Georges Terrace
Jesmond
NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE
Tyne and Wear
UK
NE2 2SU

Tel: +44 (0) 191 240 2645

Fax: +44 (0) 191 240 2647

VAT: GB 500 0310 42

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