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Lot 1
GEMSET ‘NAVRATNA BAJUBAND‘ OR ARM ORNAMENT -    - Online Auction of Fine Jewels and Silver
  Large

A hexagonal bajuband or arm ornament set with navratna gemstones, mounted in gold. The reverse is enamelled with floral motifs in red, green, and white on a gold ground with a cord attached to the terminals.

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PAIR OF GEMSET ‘NAVRATNA‘ BRACELETS -    - Online Auction of Fine Jewels and Silver
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Designed as a pair of flexible bracelets with rectangular plaques set with the nine auspicious navratna gemstones that are revered in Indian astrology, mounted in gold and joined by silk cords. One is from an earlier period and the other was commissioned later to make a pair.

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Lot 3
EMERALD, RUBY AND DIAMOND ‘POLKI‘ BRACELET -    - Online Auction of Fine Jewels and Silver
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Centring on a stylised openwork flower-head set with an emerald in the centre with a surround of kundan-set rubies and diamond polkis, flanked by two crescents mirroring each other. Each crescent is set with diamond polkis and ruby cabochons, and is connected to a multilink chain bracelet, mounted in gold. The rectangular clasp shows fine granulation work complementing the ...

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CARVED EMERALD RING -    - Online Auction of Fine Jewels and Silver
  Large

An unusual carved emerald ring, inlaid with a rose-cut diamond and rubies in kundan work. The band is made of gold.

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Lot 5
CARVED EMERALD AND DIAMOND ‘POLKI‘ ‘BAJUBAND‘ OR ARM ORNAMENT -    - Online Auction of Fine Jewels and Silver
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Centring on a circular emerald with flower-head carvings to an openwork surround of diamond polki in kundan work,
flanked by a carved emerald on each side, mirroring each other and joined by a silk cord. The reverse has fine polychrome enamel on gold ground.

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Lot 6
RUBY AND DIAMOND ‘POLKI‘ NECKLACE -    - Online Auction of Fine Jewels and Silver
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Designed as a rectangular plaque with kundan-set diamond polkis and rose-cuts, the upper and lower edges are set with pearls, suspending similarly-set diamond polkis and tumbled ruby beads, strung to eight pearl and ruby strands on each side and joined by an adjustible silk cord.

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Lot 7
PAIR OF RUBY AND DIAMOND EARRINGS -    - Online Auction of Fine Jewels and Silver
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Centring on a circular rose-cut diamond with a surround of ruby cabochons kundan-set in motifs reminiscent of filigree work in Indian architecture, with an outer surround of rose-cut diamonds, mounted in gold. The reverse exhibits beautiful filigree work radiating from the centre.

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Lot 8
TOE RING -    - Online Auction of Fine Jewels and Silver
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Designed as a semi-circular gold plaque kundan-set with emeralds and diamond polkis and foil-backed emerald cabochons. The side edges have blue enamel in motifs completing the front of the toe ring. The top section of the toe ring is connected to an openwork gold band with filigree work.

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Lot 9
PAIR OF TOE RINGS -    - Online Auction of Fine Jewels and Silver
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Each designed as a hinged semi-circular plaque of kundan-set with emeralds and ruby cabochons and diamond polkis; and suspending a fringe of enamelled gold beads from the centre and connected to a gold band with filigree work at the back. The side, inner and outer edges are in red, green and white enamel with floral motifs on a gold ground.

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Lot 10
GEMSET TWO-FINGER RING -    - Online Auction of Fine Jewels and Silver
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A two-finger gold ring set with seed pearls on the top with an outer rim of kundan-set emeralds and ruby cabochons and rose-cut diamonds, having two openwork gold bands.

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Lot 11
GEMSET NECKLACE -    - Online Auction of Fine Jewels and Silver
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Consisting of similarly designed units set with diamond polkis threaded on a pearl cord with a fringe of pearls, to a gemset pendant centring a square-shaped carved emerald with a diamond polki surround, suspending a spinel bead. The reverse has fine enamel in red, green and white in floral design on gold ground.

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Lot 12
GEMSET ‘MUKUT‘ RING -    - Online Auction of Fine Jewels and Silver
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An ornament meant to be a crown or mukut for an idol, now repurposed as a ring, centring on a rose-cut diamond with a kundan-set surround of rubies, to an openwork kundan-set diamond polki band, mounted in gold.

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Lot 13
AN IMPORTANT RUBY BEAD NECKLACE -    - Online Auction of Fine Jewels and Silver
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Designed as three gently graduated strands of ruby beads measuring 7.50 mm to 3.50 mm, to a gemset clasp set with ruby plaques and diamond polki. The reverse is an intricate floral enamel in red and green on gold ground.

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Lot 14
PAIR OF DIAMOND FISH EARRINGS -    - Online Auction of Fine Jewels and Silver
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Each earring is stylised as a set of two fish set with old-cut diamonds with an open-back setting suspending bunches of fringes of pearls on the sides along with an emerald bead at the bottom, mounted in gold. The surmount is connected to two lines of pearls, also known as sahara or kanauti to provide additional support to the wearer.

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Lot 15
PAIR OF GEMSET ‘CHANDBALI‘ EARRINGS -    - Online Auction of Fine Jewels and Silver
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Designed as a flower-head centring a ruby cabochon set with a diamond polki surround and the bottom in a crescent shape set with diamond polki, terminating into a fringe of seed pearls and emerald beads, to a diamond polki surmount, mounted in gold.

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Lot 16
 PAIR OF DIAMOND ‘POLKI‘ EARRINGS -    - Online Auction of Fine Jewels and Silver
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A classic cluster design, comprising of diamond polkis in a flower-head motif and mounted in silver.

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Lot 17
SPINEL RING -    - Online Auction of Fine Jewels and Silver
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A period table-cut kundan-set spinel ring, the reverse with fine enamel in bird and flower motifs in green, red and blue on gold ground.

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Lot 18
PAIR OF RUBY AND TOURMALINE ‘KARNPHOOL‘ EARRINGS -    - Online Auction of Fine Jewels and Silver
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Each earring comprises an openwork flower-head design set with rubies and rose-cut diamonds further suspending a pink tourmaline bead, mounted in gold.

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Lot 19
SPINEL NECKLACE -    - Online Auction of Fine Jewels and Silver
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Stylised as a jasmine buds necklace kundan-set with foil-backed glass, each suspending a spinel bead, mounted in gold, tied to a silk cord.

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Lot 20
PAIR OF GEMSET ‘KARNPHOOL‘ EARRINGS -    - Online Auction of Fine Jewels and Silver
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Each earring comprises an openwork flower-head design set with diamond polkis. From this is suspended a similarly designed jhumki set with diamonds polkis and rose-cuts and a fringe of seed pearls, to a seed pearl ear support, mounted in gold.

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