A Lacquered Pen Box (Qalamdan)
Attributed to Rahim Deccani or a close follower.
Probably Golconda, India, mid to late 17th century.
Pigments, ink and gold on wood and papier-mâché.
Exhibited and Published: Sultans of the Deccan India 1500-1700. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 2015, p 250, pl 146.