About the object

India, Cochin, circa 1870

An Anglo Indian 19th Century Ivory and Ebony Inlaid Rosewood Presentation Library Chair of Museum Standard . Incorporating PUNJABI Script and Motifs , over the Motto . " HONOUR IS OUR FAMILY TREASURE " .

This Motto and the Opposing Elephant Cresting are the Motto and Symbol of Cochin , a Former Kingdom in the South West of India Located in Modern Day Kerala. 

Signed G T School , Trichur

Provenance
Private Collection

Exhibitions
LAPADA Berkeley Sq London

Dimensions

Width : 61 cm (24.02 in)

Condition report

Very good

Stock number

5707