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

Basin

Date:
19th century
Geography:
Attributed to India, Deccan, Bidar
Medium:
Zinc alloy; cast, engraved, inlaid with silver (bidri ware)
Dimensions:
H. 6 3/4 in. (17.1 cm)
Diam. 14 1/8 in. (35.9 cm)
Classification:
Metal
Credit Line:
Gift of Robert W. and Lockwood De Forest, 1919
Accession Number:
19.135.13
Not on view
Robert W. and Lockwood De Forest, New York (until 1919; gifted to MMA)