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Lot 104. A diamond-set enamelled gold necklace, India, 19th-20th Century; 24 cm. long approx.; 207g. Est: £6,000 - £8,000. Sold: 5 500 £. Courtesy Bonhams

comprising fifteen openwork elements of floral form, set with diamonds, each surmounted by a pearl, pendant diamond-set gold elements of teardrop form to lower edge and pearl and bead fringe, the reverse decorated in polychrome enamel with floral sprays and perching birds.

ProvenancePrivate UK collection, acquired at Mansur Galleries, Al Ghurair Centre, Dubai, 20 December 1980

Bonhams. Islamic and Indian Art, London, March 30, 2021