Water Pipe Base

Object Name: Water pipe base
Date: 18th–19th century
Geography: India, Deccan, probably Bidar
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Zinc alloy; cast, engraved, inlaid with silver (bidri ware)
Dimensions: H. 6 5/16 in. (16 cm) Diam. 6 in. (15.2 cm)
Classification: Metal
Credit Line: Gift of Robert W. and Lockwood De Forest, 1919
Accession Number: 19.135.14

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