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
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