Lot 243. An enamelled and gem set sword hilt, North India, early 18th century; 8 ins. (20.3 cm.) high. Estimate USD 60,000 - USD 80,000. Price realised USD 106,250. © Christie's Images Ltd 2019
Set with diamonds and emeralds in gold on a red enamelled ground, in four separate parts which screw in to one another, all surfaces decorated, some stones missing.
Literature: Jaffer 2013, p. 84, ill. p. 106, no. 42.