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Water Pipe Base

Object Name:
Water pipe base
Date:
18th–19th century
Geography:
India, Deccan, Bidar
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Zinc alloy; cast, engraved, inlaid with silver and brass (bidri ware)
Dimensions:
Gr. L. 10 15/16 in. (27.8 cm) Gr. Diam. 4 1/8 in. (10.45 cm)
Classification:
Metal
Credit Line:
Edward C. Moore Collection, Bequest of Edward C. Moore, 1891
Accession Number:
91.1.588
Not on view
Edward C. Moore, New York (until d. 1891; bequeathed to MMA)
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