17 avril 2019

A diamond-set and enamelled torque (hasli) with pearl fringe, India, Jaipur, 19th century

Lot 182. A diamond-set and enamelled torque (hasli) with pearl fringe, India, Jaipur, 19th century; 16.5cm. diam. Estimate 10,000 — 15,000 GBP. Lot Sold 21,250 GBP (24,637 EUR). Courtesy Sotheby's. of rigid ovoid from, with an applied diamond-set, foil-backed rosette to the centre, the upper side decorated with diamond flowerheads and leaves reserved against a blue enamelled ground, the reverse decorated in red, green, white and blue enamels with flowerheads and birds, the edge... [Lire la suite]

20 octobre 2017

An enamelled, gem-set torque (hasli), North India, 19th century

Lot 185. An enamelled, gem-set torque (hasli), North India, 19th century. Estimate 15,000 — 20,000 USD. Lot sold 18,750 GBP. © Sotheby's. of rigid form with an applied gem-set rosette to centre and hinged and screw-pin clasp for attaching, upper side decorated with rubies and lasque diamond-set flowers, edges with row of strung seed-pearls15cm. height; 17cm. max. diam.   Sotheby's. Arts of the Islamic World, London, 25 oct. 2017, 10:30 AM
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16 octobre 2016

An enamelled and gem-set torque (hasli), North India, 19th century

Lot 260. An enamelled and gem-set torque (hasli), North India, 19th century; 16cm. width. Estimate 12,000 — 15,000 GBP. Lot sold 21,250 GBP. Photo Sotheby's 2016. of rigid ovoid form with an applied gem-set rosette to centre and hinged and screw-pin clasp for attaching, the upper side decorated with faceted diamond-set flowerheads and leaves on a white and pink enamel ground echoing the floral design, reverse decorated in green, blue, pink and yellow enamels on a gilt ground with scrolling... [Lire la suite]
08 mai 2011

Mughal gem-set gold and jade objects and jewelry, India, 17th,18th & 19th century

A rare Mughal gem-set gold spoon, India, 17th-18th century.  Photo Sotheby's the shallow bowl delicately inlaid on the reverse with a lotus rosette comprised of radiating foil-backed diamond petals and rubies, the faceted tapering shaft inlaid with emeralds and bands of ruby quatrefoils within an engraved and chiselled gold framework, gold lotus bud terminal; 14.5cm. Estimate 80,000—120,000 GBP. Lot Sold 409,250 GBP NOTE: This spoon is comparable to the magnificent early-seventeenth-century spoon in the Victoria and Albert... [Lire la suite]