A diamond-set enamelled gold goblet and lid, Jaipur, circa 1900
7,000 - 9,000 GBP
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- gold, enamel
the gold goblet with a floral design featuring birds, between diamond-set dark blue bands, lid with similar decoration
The present miniature goblet would have originally been fitted on a dish also decorated with a bright enamel design, as can be seen on a set in the Art Institute of Chicago (inv. no. 1967.541a-b), described as a “wine cup with cover”, indicating its usage.