Cylindrical casket with address on cream silk having lid with elephant-shaped knob. Embossed flower creeper and bird designs all over with a panel bearing inscription "H.E. Nawab Salar Jung Bahadur" kept horizontally on two saddled elephants with mahouts fitted on four-legged wooden pedestal. Plate bearing Salar Jung family crest in the center. Inscription on the plate: Hyderabad, Deccan April 20th 1912.


  • Title: Casket
  • Date: 1912/1912
  • Location: India
  • Physical Dimensions: Silver, wood, 41.7 L X 5.8 Dia
  • Type: Casket
  • Accession Number: XLIV - 231

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