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    Sale 2271

    Indian and South East Asian Art: Including Highlights from the Star Collection

    20 March 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1398

    A silver gilt pendant with inlaid hardstones

    NEPAL, 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A silver gilt pendant with inlaid hardstones
    Nepal, 18th century
    Composed of a leaf-shaped pendant hanging from a circular piece, each centered by a kirttimukha mask with lapis and turquoise arms, surrounded by various hardstones and beaded rims, the verso of the pendant with delicate filigree work
    5¾ in. (14.5 cm.) long


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    Provenance

    Spink and Son, Ltd., London, 1985


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the Paul F. Walter Collection