17 juillet 2019

A diamond-set gold and emerald huqqa mouthpiece, India, circa 1920

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Lot 72. A diamond-set gold and emerald huqqa mouthpiece, India, circa 1920;4 ins. (10 cm.) long. Estimate USD 70,000 - USD 100,000Price realised USD 87,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2019

ProvenanceNizams of Hyderabad.

Note: This example illustrates the influence of European jewelry designs and techniques in 20th century Indian gem set objects.

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


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