Miniature gouache on paper painting of a nobleman, possibly an officer. Kangra, Persia, circa 1750. A photocopy of the original annotation on the reverse of the image is affixed to the frame's dust cover. The antique gold and silver leaf frame measures 11 x 9 inches and the image measures 5 x 7.25 inches. Excellent condition.
Antique Anglo India carved rosewood coffee table, made in Bombay circa 1855. This table was originally a higher tilt-top table used in a Maharaja's formal parlor to be graced with flower arrangements. Very fine, highly detailed and deeply pierced carved floral and foliate design. The top is supported by a central column above a platform ending in four scroll feet mounted with lions' heads. Excellent condition. Measures 18.5 inches high and 37 inches across. This item is on display in our gallery at OLD SAYBROOK ANTIQUES CENTER and can be seen in-person by visiting 756 MIDDLESEX AVE OLD SAYBROOK, CT 06475. For hours of operation visit: http://www.OldSaybrookAntiquesCenter.com
Antique Indian pierced brass breakfast or lamp table. The base of the table was entirely pierce cut by hand in India circa 1860. It has been artisan fitted with a wood base and a thick glass top. Strong and sturdy. Measures 32 inches wide and 29 inches high. This item is on display in our gallery at Old Saybrook Antiques Center and can be seen in-person by visiting 756 Middlesex Tpke Old Saybrook, CT 06475. For hours of operation visit: http://www.OldSaybrookAntiquesCenter.com
Indian Embroideries by John Irwin and Margaret Hall. First edition published in 1973 by S. R. Bastikar for the Calico Museum of Textiles, Ahmedabad, India. This is the 2nd in a series of 3 volumes published of the entire collections of the Calico Museum. Mr. Irwin was the Keeper of the Oriental Dept., Victoria & Albert Museum, London. Beautiful plates. Good condition, with original dust cover. Measures 9 x 11.5 inches.
Antique rosewood box India c1880 with bone inlay and brass mounts in excellent condition. Measures 9 inches wide x 6 inches deep and 3 inches high. This item is on display in our gallery at Old Saybrook Antiques Center and can be seen in-person by visiting 756 Middlesex Tpke Old Saybrook, CT 06475. For hours of operation visit: http://www.OldSaybrookAntiquesCenter.com