Antique Bidriware Islamic Indian Bidri Hookah Base India Deccan
Antique 18th -19th century Islamic Indian silver-inlaid Bidri hookah base India (Deccan, Bidar). Body in an elegant pear-shaped form with an elongated flaring neck with a flange collar, and raised on a spreading ring foot, richly inlaid in silver with foliage on deep gray matte finish ground.
deep gray matte finish ground.
CONDITION: Showing its age and usage, most of the silver inlaid intact with minor wear, rim of the base slightly chipped, one small dent on the lower part of the body.
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Height: 26.5 cm (10 7/16 inches)
Diameter: 13 cm (5 .12 inches)
WEIGHT: 1.554 Kg (3.426 lb)