A silver and gilt-metal openwork elephant-goad (ankus), India, Bikaner, circa 1800
the openwork handle with gold and silver overlay, containing round noise-making metal bells, two steel spikes, one curved and the other straight, densely decorated with gold-overlaid foliate design, with custom mount
Ex-collection Daniel Pasgrimaud, Paris.
Vincent Laloux, Brussels.
Musée d'Art et Histoire, Geneva, 1988.
Pavillon des Arts, Paris, 1988.
Mughal Silver Magnificence, XVI-XIXth Century, Brussels, 1987, p.77, no.68