ANTIQUE 20thC INDIAN SOLID SILVER HINDU RAMA & SITA CIGARETTE CASE c.1920

ANTIQUE 20thC INDIAN SOLID SILVER HINDU RAMA & SITA CIGARETTE CASE c.1920

395.00

20th Century Indian Silver cigarette case, rectangular form with rounded corners, the cover is beautifully repousse' decorated with a Hindu scene representing the Wedding of Rama (seventh avatar of Vishnu) and Sita (incarnation of Lakshmi). The interior is richly gilt.

Unmarked but acid tested shows a 800+ standard, year about 1910-20. 

REFERENCE NUMBER: A3968

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DESCRIPTION

Antique mid-20th Century Indian Solid Silver cigarette case, rectangular form with rounded corners, the cover is beautifully repousse' decorated with a Hindu scene representing the Wedding of Rama (seventh avatar of Vishnu) and Sita (incarnation of Lakshmi). The interior is richly gilt.

The silver is unmarked but acid tested shows a 800+ standard, year about 1910-20. 

CONDITION

In Great condition - No damage, just general wear. 

SIZE

Length: 8.8cm
Width: 7.5 x 2.5cm
Weight: 123g