2019_NYR_17464_0331_000(an_antique_ruby_diamond_and_pearl_sarpatti)

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Lot 331. An antique ruby, diamond and pearl sarpatti, 19th century. Estimate USD 100,000 - USD 150,000. Price realised USD 125,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2019 

The turban ornament set with pear-shaped cabochon and table-cut rubies, pear-shaped table-cut diamond, ruby beads, pearls, gold, white, red and green enameling on the reverse, 33 ins., 19th century, restrung at a later date.

Exhibited: The Miho Museum, Koka 2016, p. 62, no. 34
Grand Palais, Grand Palais, Paris 2017, pp. 228-29, no. 170
The Doge’s Palace, Venice 2017, p. 243, no. 165
The Palace Museum, Beijing 2018, p. 262, no. 169
de Young Legion of Honor, San Francisco 2018, p. 179, no. 97.

Christie's. Maharajas & Mughal Magnificence, New York, 19 June 2019