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    Sale 5379

    Vintage & Modern Jewellery at South Kensington

    13 May 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 30

    A late 19th/early 20th century Qajar Dynasty Persian gold, turquoise and paste necklace

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A late 19th/early 20th century Qajar Dynasty Persian gold, turquoise and paste necklace
    The crescent shaped collar embossed to depict floral and foliate motifs to a serrated edge with openwork central section, the flowerheads set with turquoise and red paste suspending a fringe of eleven 1 toman gold coin pendants, Nasir al-Din Shah (1848-96) and Sultan Ahmed Shah (1909-1925), to a wire back with hook clasp, gross weight approximately 90.5 grm. (2)


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