This eagle didn’t make a clean catch of the fish. Instead, it crash landed in the water, and looked a bit annoyed.
This intricate carving on mother of pearl is approximately the size of a dinner plate. Displayed in Salarjung Museum in Hyderabad, India. The museum houses perhaps the largest one man’s collection of priceless art and artifacts in a large building. The Nizam (ruler) of Hyderabad was, at that time, the richest man in the world.