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A portable bidriware huqqa base, India, Deccan, Bidar, early 19th century
Estimate
8,00012,000
LOT SOLD. 10,000 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
154
A portable bidriware huqqa base, India, Deccan, Bidar, early 19th century
Estimate
8,00012,000
LOT SOLD. 10,000 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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A portable bidriware huqqa base, India, Deccan, Bidar, early 19th century
of drop-shaped form with everted circular aperture to top and smaller shafted aperture extending from shoulder, silver-inlaid decoration featuring rows of flowers
28cm. 
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Provenance

Ex-collection Pierre Jourdan Barry, Paris (1926-2016).

Catalogue Note

A further bidriware huqqa with similar decoration is in the Nasser D. Khalili Collection of Islamic Art, London, inv. no.MTW 1489 (Zebrowski 1997, p.239, no.407). 

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