Plate, Zinc alloy; cast, engraved, inlaid with silver (bidri ware)

Plate

Date:
18th–19th century
Geography:
Attributed to India, Deccan, probably Hyderabad
Medium:
Zinc alloy; cast, engraved, inlaid with silver (bidri ware)
Dimensions:
Gr. H. 1 9/16 in. (4 cm)
Gr. L. 11 3/16 in. (28.35 cm)
Gr. W. 8 5/8 in. (21.85 cm)
Classification:
Metal
Credit Line:
Edward C. Moore Collection, Bequest of Edward C. Moore, 1891
Accession Number:
91.1.539
Not on view
Edward C. Moore, New York (until d. 1891; bequeathed to MMA)