Superb Antique South Indian Kerala dowry box Interior Design Antiques Gifts
A Superb large 19th South Indian Kerala dowry box. Profusely decorated with lacquer with pyramid form lid, This example shows a vast amount of patinated brass ornamentation and applied decoration and would have been made for a important person. internally there is one sub division also decorated. The main construction is of solid teak
A superb and important example perfect for home decor or Asian art collection
This beautiful late 18th century marriage dowry box is an exquisite example of Indian craftsmanship. Made of teak with a patinated red lacquered surface, intricate pen work and decorative brass. This piece will make a wonderful addition to . Great to hide your keepsakes in or maybe a set of your inherited silver. Made during the latter part of the Mughal Empire, circa 1780.
Overall very good condition Has No key
Measures: 37 x 30 x 30 cm 14 .5 x 12 x 12 inches