Jeweled Casket with Birds

Object Name: Casket
Date: 19th century
Geography: India
Medium: Nephrite; inlaid with gold, inset with diamonds, sapphires, rubies, pearl and mother-of-pearl
Dimensions: 4 x 6 3/8 in. (10.2 x 16.2 cm)
Classification: Stone
Credit Line: The Sylmaris Collection, Gift of George Coe Graves, 1930
Accession Number: 30.103a, b

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