An antique Mughal Empire era hand carved Jade candle holder with a pair of bowls. The candle holder is engraved with foliage and scrollwork patterns. Mounted on a, probably sterling silver, stand, adorned with engraved foliage and scrollwork motifs. Circa: 18th century. The Mughal Empire was an early-modern empire that controlled much of South Asia between the 16th and 19th centuries. Asian and Oriental Hand Carved Natural Stones Candle Holders, Table and Desk Wares, Home Decor, and Collectibles.