11 December 2007,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 199,000
Estimate USD 60,000 - USD 80,000
AN IMPORTANT DIAMOND AND EMERALD TURBAN ORNAMENT (SARPECH)
Designed as three openwork "jighas" of graduated scrolled form, each set with a large central table-cut diamond within foiled gold surrounds, to the floral table-cut diamond border with ruby detail and emerald bead terminals, linked by twenty leaf-shaped diamond and ruby-set flexible panels suspending an emerald bead fringe, mounted in gold, Mughal or Deccani, late 19th century, 17 ins., (with two additional emerald beads)
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