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Lot 1
GEMSET JADE PLAQUE -    - Fine Jewels: From Tradition to Innovation
  Large

A rectangular jade plaque inlaid with gemstones in gold 'kundan'-work in floral motifs. The reverse is inscribed in Arabic with the 'Ayatul Kursi' verse from "Para 3" of the Quran.

Gross weight: 38.75 grams

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Lot 2
PAIR OF GEMSET `CHANDBALI` EARRINGS -    - Fine Jewels: From Tradition to Innovation
  Large

Designed as a pair of double-sided or 'do rukha' earrings with a smaller crescent inside a bigger crescent; set with ruby cabochons (foil-backed) on one side and colourless sapphires on the other side in gold, suspending a fringe of similarly designed double-sided units and seed pearls.

Gross weight: 105.75 grams

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Lot 3
PERIOD DIAMOND AND PEARL `MAANG TIKA` OR HEAD ORNAMENT -    - Fine Jewels: From Tradition to Innovation
  Large

Comprising 'polki' diamonds set in a peacock motif with a crescent at the bottom, suspending a fringe of pearls and green beads. The reverse is engraved with floral motifs.

Gross weight: 25.12 grams

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Lot 4
PERIOD SPINEL AND DIAMOND NECKLACE -    - Fine Jewels: From Tradition to Innovation
  Large

Comprising two rows of gently graduated spinel cabochons and 'polki' diamonds placed in an alternating manner, suspending a central pendant and a fringe of spinel cabochons and 'polki' diamonds. They terminate in two similarly set plaques with a flower-head design. The central pendant has a round spinel cabochon and a similarly designed two-tiered surround, mounted in gold.

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Lot 5
PAIR OF GEMSET `JHUMKI` EARRINGS -    - Fine Jewels: From Tradition to Innovation
  Large

Each earring is a flower-head design set with rose-cut diamonds, and ruby and emerald cabochons, suspending a 'jhumki' set with 'polki' diamonds, and ruby and emerald cabochons, and a gently graduating fringe of seed pearls and emerald beads. The surmount is suspended from a 'kaan patti' or ear support, designed as a series of crescents set with ruby and emerald cabochons and seed pearls,...

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Lot 6
COLOURLESS SAPPHIRE AND PEARL FISH PENDANT -    - Fine Jewels: From Tradition to Innovation
  Large

Fish-shaped pendant set with colourless sapphires that form the scales and turquoise cabochons as the eyes, suspending a fringe of pearls and colourless sapphires, mounted in gold.

Gross weight: 22.90 grams

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Lot 7
PAIR OF RUBY AND DIAMOND `JADAU` EARRINGS -    - Fine Jewels: From Tradition to Innovation
  Large

Each designed as a double-sided earring in the form of a fish. One side is set with 'polki' diamonds and the other with ruby cabochons, suspending a fringe of ruby beads, seed pearls and emerald beads, mounted in gold.

Gross weight: 29.40 grams

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Lot 8
PAIR OF DIAMOND AND RUBY `JHUMKI` EARRINGS -    - Fine Jewels: From Tradition to Innovation
  Large

Each earring comprises an openwork flower-head design set with ruby cabochons and rose-cut diamonds, with seed pearls around the circumference. From this is suspended a similarly designed 'jhumki' terminating in fish-shaped pendants set with rose-cut diamonds and a fringe of seed pearls and emerald beads, mounted in gold.

Diamond: 13.40 carats
Gross weight: 107.10 grams

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Lot 9
PERIOD GEMSET `KADA` OR BANGLE -    - Fine Jewels: From Tradition to Innovation
  Large

A hinged gold bangle, with rose-cut rubies on both sides of the bangle, complete with alternating rose-cut diamonds and emeralds along the edge of the bangle.

Gross weight: 89.80 grams

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Lot 10
GEMSET NECKLACE -    - Fine Jewels: From Tradition to Innovation
  Large

Consisting of twenty-one similarly designed units suspending from a thick adjustable silk cord. Each unit is lined with seed pearls and set with multiple gemstones. The reverse has engravings in foliate motifs.

Gross weight: 90.54 grams

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Lot 11
PAIR OF RUBY AND PEARL EARRINGS -    - Fine Jewels: From Tradition to Innovation
  Large

These open-work earrings with geometric motifs are set with ruby cabochons with seed pearls along the edges, suspended from a row of pearls and terminating in a ruby cabochon set in gold with seed pearls.

Gross weight: 24.24 grams

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Lot 12
SEVEN STRAND PEARL NECKLACE -    - Fine Jewels: From Tradition to Innovation
  Large

A gently graduated seven strand pearl necklace with ruby and emerald beads and seven similarly graduating central pendants set with 'polki' diamonds and ruby beads. It terminates in triangular plaques on each side, set with rose-cut diamonds and joined by a silk cord.

Gross weight: 139 grams

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Lot 13
PAIR OF RUBY AND DIAMOND EARRINGS -    - Fine Jewels: From Tradition to Innovation
  Large

Each with an oval ruby cabochon, set with a cluster of three 'polki' diamonds in foliate motifs, attached to a surmount of a round ruby cabochon and suspending a drop-shaped ruby bead. Mounted in gold. The reverse has foliate motifs in red, enamelled on a gold ground.

Gross weight: 15.94 grams

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Lot 14
'SATLADA' OR SEVEN STRAND NECKLACE -    - Fine Jewels: From Tradition to Innovation
  Large

Seven strands of gold beads suspending seven similarly designed graduating central pendants set with rose-cut colourless sapphire and interspersed with smaller units, joined to two trapezium-shaped terminals on either side, set with rose-cut diamonds and colourless sapphires and connected by a silk cord.

Gross weight: 205 grams

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Lot 15
PAIR OF ENAMELLED `MAKARA KADAS` OR BANGLES -    - Fine Jewels: From Tradition to Innovation
  Large

Each bangle has green enamel on the outer side set with rose-cut diamonds in 'kundan'-work in foliate patterns leading to two crocodile-head or 'makara' terminals. The inner rim of the bangle has red and green enamel in foliate motifs on white ground.

Gross weight: 150.71 grams

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Lot 16
PAIR OF RUBY, EMERALD AND PEARL EARRINGS -    - Fine Jewels: From Tradition to Innovation
  Large

Of a paisley design, each earring is set with circular rubies on the outer rim, circular emeralds in the middle and pearls on the inner rim, mounted in gold.

Gross weight: 16.97 grams

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Lot 17
PAIR OF PERIOD DIAMOND `JHUMKI` EARRINGS -    - Fine Jewels: From Tradition to Innovation
  Large

Each earring has an openwork flower-head surmount set with 'polki' diamonds, suspending a similarly set 'jhumki' and fringe of pearls, with a silk cord as a 'kanauti', which wraps around the ear. Mounted in gold.

Gross weight: 67.44 grams

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Lot 18
DIAMOND, EMERALD AND PEARL NECKLACE -    - Fine Jewels: From Tradition to Innovation
  Large

With a central pendant set with 'polki' diamonds joined to a series of tumbled emerald beads and pearls, mounted in gold.

Emerald: 38.05 carats
Pearls: 79.69 carats
Diamond Polki: 1.93 carats
Gross weight: 33.58 grams

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Lot 19
PAIR OF RUBY AND DIAMOND `KARNPHOOL` EARRINGS -    - Fine Jewels: From Tradition to Innovation
  Large

Each centred on a circular table-cut 'polki' diamond with concentric rows of ruby cabochons and table-cut 'polki' diamonds, and a surround of openwork 'polki' diamonds with seed pearls along the circumference, mounted in gold. The reverse has foliate engravings.

Gross weight: 59.97 grams

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Lot 20
PAIR OF RUBY AND DIAMOND EARRINGS -    - Fine Jewels: From Tradition to Innovation
  Large

Centring on an oval-shaped rose-cut diamond with a surround of ruby cabochons, custom cut to resemble inlay work, such that there is no metal dividing the rubies.The reverse has filigree in a foliate pattern, mounted in gold.

Ruby: 17.93 carats
Diamond: 0.83 carat
Gross weight: 13.72 grams

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