Lot 1047Unique Indian Miniature Painting Display formerly property of...

Auction Date: 3/07/2020 at 10am

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Unique Indian Miniature Painting Display formerly property of Colonel Frederick Aikman (1828-1888) a Victoria Cross Award Recipient obtained for the Indian Mutiny (first time they issued the VC award) as part of the 3rd Sikh Cavalry. Features 9x Miniature Paintings appearing on ivory, oval in shape with a list encompassing a Hugh Henry Robert Aikman (Brother) Ex Libris book plate, the list indicates the following ‘The Ranec Queen of Lahore’, Dhuleep Sing Son of Ranjeet Singh’, ‘Chuttar Sing Sikh Chief’, ‘Rungeen King of Punjaub’, ‘Ameer Dost Mohamed Khan King of Lahore’, ‘Shere Sing Chief Sikh’, Gholau Singh King of Cashmere’, Ram Singh Sikh Chief’, dated Anno 1847, sealed within frame, measures 40x45cm approx.

Guide Price: £6000.00 - £8000.00

(Not sold)

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