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Good Quality, Rare late Victorian Antique Indian Solid Silver double ended spirit measuring Cup.
Made in the Lucknow region of India around 1890.
Features intricate all over hand chasedand repousse work details depicting animals against a rich forest backdrop.
Made from a good gauge of
solid silver, it weighs an impressive 60g or 2.1oz.
Beautifully proportioned with a height of 88mm or 3 and a half inches.
It is over 100 years old and there are a number of splits to the rim especially of the smaller cup.
Nevertheless, an interesting and genuine example of fine antiqueIndian solid silver and a rare and interesting aspect of Indian Islamic art that displays well.