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A diamond and multi-gem sarpech. Indian, mid 20th century

The rose-cut diamond centre measuring 17.0 mm diameter to the vari-cut diamond, ruby, sapphire and emerald trophy of arms with similarly set aigrette suspending five emerald drops, 14.5 cm long. Estimate £20,000 - £30,000 ($31,660 - $47,490)

Christie's. Jewellery. 10 June 2009. London, King Street www.christies.com