A DIAMOND AND EMERALD-SET ENAMELLED PENDANT WITH PEARL STRING NECKLACE, INDIA, 18TH/19TH CENTURY
A DIAMOND AND EMERALD-SET ENAMELLED PENDANT WITH PEARL STRING NECKLACE, INDIA, 18TH/19TH CENTURY
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A DIAMOND AND EMERALD-SET ENAMELLED PENDANT WITH PEARL STRING NECKLACE, INDIA, 18TH/19TH CENTURY

Estimate: 6,000 - 8,000 GBP

A DIAMOND AND EMERALD-SET ENAMELLED PENDANT WITH PEARL STRING NECKLACE, INDIA, 18TH/19TH CENTURY

Estimate: 6,000 - 8,000 GBP

Lot Details

Description

A DIAMOND AND EMERALD-SET ENAMELLED PENDANT WITH PEARL STRING NECKLACE, INDIA, 18TH/19TH CENTURY


gold pendant with kundan-set, foil-backed diamonds and emeralds in a stylised foliate design on crescent-moon, reverse polychrome enamelled with peacock, parrots and floral details, with three hooks, later mounted as a necklace with pearl-string strands and cord for fastening


pendant: 5.5 by 4.1cm.

pearl string necklace: 16cm. 

Condition Report

Some oxidisation visible to foil backing of diamonds and emeralds, missing pendant to underside of pendant, set-later with pearl-strings, enamel strong although some rubbing, as viewed.


"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."

Saleroom Notice

Please note that the pearls on this necklace are cultured.
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