Quite simply the best table of its kind you will ever see. And you’re unlikely to ever see another.
This absolutely stunning, beautifully, skilfully and profusely carved table was made by master craftsman Jubbar Khan & Son in Srinagar, Kashmir.
It has an unbelievably delicate intertwined orchid design, all carved from one solid piece of wood. The base displays the same level of skill.
An almost complete label remains underneath (we have shown a complete example from a Bonham’s auction and a picture of Khan’s working region- the 3rd bridge at Srinagar- in the composite image). The label reads ‘Made By. Jubbar Khan & Son. State wood Carvers and Papier mache Makers. 3rd Bridge Srinagar Kashmir’.
A good, large size at 71cm.
The two parts do separate and the metal pins shown keep the two parts together if and when required (not all pins are present).
A wonderful, rare thing.
One of several Oriental/Anglo-Indian/Moorish tables on offer in this style, of which this is head and shoulders.
Top diagonal 71cm max
Condition: Where there are specific points to note we will detail these as far as possible but please be aware that all our items have wear commensurate with age and are as seen in the photographs. If you require any specific information please do not hesitate to get in contact. As seen in the images, but not limited to: this table is complete with no losses though some thin adornments have partial cracks. Nothing that detracts, and minimal. It has been treasured. More images available on request so please do message.
Please note: This item cannot be shipped but we have an excellent and competitive bespoke courier service. Please email us for more information or a quote. If you wish to collect in person, or to use our courier service, please select "Pick up" at checkout.