London, South Kensington
3 May 2001
A Persian honey-agate three sectional bazu-band
18th Century and later
set in white metal mounts, each oval plaque incised with calligraphy within shaped borders, the heart-shaped clasps inset with turquoise stones, on a leather strap -- 9¼in. (23.5cm.) long overall; a celadon jade shaped oval pendant incised with scrolling foliage within a studded border -- 3in. (7.6cm.) wide; and eight further seals and pendants, one jade, one plain rock crystal, three honey-agate and three carnelian agate, incised with lines of calligraphy -- 1 5/8in. (4.1cm.) max. wide, (minute nicks to three).
See Illustration. (10)
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