A GOLD AND ENAMELLED BOX DEPICTING KRISHNA AND RADHA, INDIA, PROBABLY JAIPUR, LATE 19TH CENTURY
rectangular with cut corners, the hinged cover decorated with Krishna and Radha in polychrome enamels, the sides with exotic birds, underneath with floral details, in bespoke velvet box
2.5 by 7 by 5.1cm.
In good condition, polychrome enamelling strong, some very minor losses, custom box with some wear as consistent with age and use, as viewed.
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