Three pieces tea set polychrome cold enamelled arabesque tea set in Kangi style Kashmir North India , gilded on copper, fine details work , various method and techniques used ( carving, chasing, etching , cold enamelled )
Estimated period second half of 19th century, enamels technique older period for this area known , colour of enamel dark blue, light blue and red cherry in direct relation with Islamic colour symbols for the region and period, two major cultural pattern..Islamic colour meaning merge with North India Kashmir’s traditional design feature cobra snake biting its tail represents birth and rebirth of Universe
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I believe in my lifetime I won’t have the chance to find one like this ..
Weight 2768 grams
Dimensions on photos
Generally enamelled areas very good preserved , some trace of dirt, has been cleaned trough but may need additional cleaning..
Lid hinge from tea pot displaced ,
qualified repair required otherwise excellent condition for its age
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An extremely rare set in this condition, possibly unique in the market
- Numero complessivo di oggetti
- Servizio da tè tre pezzi Kashmir dorato su rame su vassoio
- Smaltato a freddo policromo, intagliato, inciso, cesellato
- rame dorato, smalto,
- metà del XIX secolo
- Regione/paese d'origine
- Kashmir, India del Nord
- Kashmir, unknown
- Tema / Rappresentazione
- Arabesque, Cinar, coriandolo, serpenti,
- Arredo / oggetti
- Floreale, Fondo blu, Rosso rame, Smalto policromo di gusto islamico
- Titolo dell'opera
- Copper gilded enamelled Kangi style Kashmir tea set on tray
- In buone condizioni, vedi descrizione
- 16×17×33 cm