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Loan Object

Base for a Water-pipe (Huqqa)

late 17th century

Zinc alloy with brass inlay (Bidri ware)

6 1/2 in. (16.5 cm)
Lent by Steven M. Kossak, B.A. 1972
ILE2018.8.3
Geography: 
India
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
Indian, Islamic
Period: 
Mughal dynasty (1526–1857)
Classification: 
Containers - Metals
Provenance: 

Steven M. Kossak

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