17 avril 2019

A diamond-set and enamelled gold bracelet (kara), North India, Rajasthan, mid-19th century

Lot 184. A diamond-set and enamelled gold bracelet (kara), North India, Rajasthan, mid-19th century; 7.8cm. diam. Estimate 3,000 — 5,000 GBP. Lot Sold 6,000 GBP (6,956 EUR). Courtesy Sotheby's. the hinged clasp rendered in the form of two confronting elephant heads, decorated with blue, red, green, and white enamels, the interior with floral motifs and birds, set with foil-backed facet-cut diamonds to exterior. Sotheby's. Arts of the Islamic World including Fine Rugs and... [Lire la suite]

01 juin 2015

 An emerald, cultured pearl and diamond necklace

 A hexagonal carved emerald, cultured pearl and diamond necklace. Estimate HK$950,000 – HK$1,500,000 (US$120,000-190,000). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The central hexagonal emerald carved on both sides with floral motifs, Indian early-mid-19th century, set within a brilliant-cut diamond 24k gold frame, joined to two-strands of round cream cultured pearls measuring approximately 9.0 - 9.4 mm, to the diamond-set clasp, mounted in rose gold, 37.3 cm long Christie's. HONG KONG MAGNIFICENT JEWELS, 2... [Lire la suite]