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An 18-karat Gold Model of the Taj Mahal Set with Diamonds, Emeralds, Rubies and Opals, Portugal, Mid-twentieth Century
Estimate
80,000120,000
LOT SOLD. 98,500 USD
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PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR

An 18-karat Gold Model of the Taj Mahal Set with Diamonds, Emeralds, Rubies and Opals, Portugal, Mid-twentieth Century
Estimate
80,000120,000
LOT SOLD. 98,500 USD
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Details & Cataloguing

A Celebration of the English Country House

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An 18-karat Gold Model of the Taj Mahal Set with Diamonds, Emeralds, Rubies and Opals, Portugal, Mid-twentieth Century
realistically modeled, engraved with running foliage on matted ground and set with diamonds, sapphires, rubies, emeralds and opals, in patterns of quatrefoil, flowerheads and running borders, the dome set with graduated diamonds
set with approximately 1,085 diamonds, 740 rubies, 573 sapphires, 124 emeralds, 440 opals, in fitted velvet case
length 7 in.
17.8cm
46oz gross
1431g
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Provenance

Sotheby's, New York, 19 June 1991, lot 53

 

A Celebration of the English Country House

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New York