A rare Indo-Portuguese lidded box. The turned wood body of circular form is decorated with plaques of ivory secured with brass pins and a stylized flower on top. The inside of the box is clad with red velvet. Made for the export to Europe.
Gujarat (Western coast of India). Late 17th / early 18th century.
Dimensions: H 9.2cm ; diameter 11.7cm
- NO export outside the E.U. -
14 000 €