19 octobre 2019

A gem set and enamelled gold box, North India, circa 1675-1725

  Lot 98. A gem set and enamelled gold box, North India, circa 1675-1725; 2 3/8 x 1 5/8 x 1 1/8 in. (6 x 4.3 x 2.9 cm.). Estimate GBP 70,000 - GBP 100,000 (USD 89,950 - USD 128,500). © Christie's Images Ltd 2019.  Set with diamonds, emeralds and rubies on turquoise blue enamelled ground, interior and underside enamelled with flowers. Literature: Jaffer 2013, p.93, no.8. Exhibited: Grand Palais, Paris 2017, p.168, no.127The Doge’s Palace, Venice 2017, p.188, no.125The Palace... [Lire la suite]

09 mai 2016

Opium Spoon, India, Mughal empire, circa 1675-1725

Opium Spoon, India, Mughal empire, circa 1675-1725. White nephrite jade, 4 1/4 x 1 x 1/4 in. (10.8 x 2.54 x 0.64 cm). Gift of Catherine Glynn Benkaim (M.2006.167.1) © LACMA
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