Bidar, India, c.1875
Patinated bidri alloy, inlaid with silver
5.8 cm x 13.1 cm (Diam)
Elegant small Bidriware bowl of open form, inlaid with ‘fat flowers’ typical of Bidar wares from the mid-late 19th century. The interior with some incrustation, perhaps from lime, and an inlaid silver rosette. Only minor silver losses.