Note: Inscription: Unite the visits to the church with the invocation of the name of God. Blessed is he who works zealously in the cause of devotion...for the house of the priests.
Note: Inscription: Through the cord and all that is suspended from it, faults are prevented
Possibly a huqqah (hookah) bowl and stand. One of an identical pair. Bowl made in India, stand later produced in England.
Culture: Islamic, Mughal
Materials/Techniques: lapis lazuli, ruby (mineral), gold, marble, ormolu, jade (rock)
Central column of carved red sandstone in the Diwan-i-khas (the Hall of Private Audience) at Fatehpur Sikri.
Culture: Islamic, British
Culture: Indian, Islamic, Mughal
Materials/Techniques: quartz crystal