Silver Ware Bikaner
The plates have engraved insignia of the State of Bikaner with the inscription : jai jungaldhar badshah (Emperor of Jangal Pradesh) given to Maharaja Karan Singh (1616 - 1631) after he eleminated the Mughal army at Attok. The tray and plates are a part of the Bikaner State’s family kitchen and dining paraphernalia
Groups of objects from left to right or as follows:-
Extreme left : Temple lamp, group of bowls, betel box.
Next : Ink-well container, menu-card holders, insignia of Bikaner and pill-box.
Centre : Water-pitcher with drinking bowl.
Next : Bone/ivory-handled silver paper knives, pin-holder, pencil holder, silver photo-frame (above).
Extreme right : Cutlery, saucer, toast-holder, tiffin-box, and tumblers