Lot 61. An antique emerald and diamond jigha, 19th century. Estimate USD 80,000 - USD 120,000. Price realised USD 100,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2019
The turban ornament set with oval cabochons, circular and rose-cut emeralds, emerald drop and taveez bead, old, rose and single-cut diamonds, foil, gold and silver-topped gold, lower portion is detachable and may be worn as a brooch, 5 ins., 19th century.
Exhibited: The Doge’s Palace, Venice 2017, p. 247, no. 169
The Palace Museum, Beijing 2018, p. 267, no. 173.