Antique Mughal Enamelled Gold Whistle
DATE: 18th Century, c. 1750
This wonderful antique whistle pendant is adorned with vibrant enamel work, in the Mughal style. The motifs include birds, star-shaped flowers, and intricate foliate patterns, all finished in the brightest colours on a base of pure white. It's modelled in 22k gold, with a bail attached for wear as a pendant.
Length: 3.8cm - Width: 8.9mm
No marks present, tests as 22k gold (or higher)
Excellent, but for a small section of damage to the green enamel on one side