A PAIR OF MUGHAL GEM-SET AND ENAMELLED BRACELETS, NORTH INDIA, 18TH/19TH CENTURY
each with a raised central section with set with foil-backed diamonds and pink stones on blue enamelling, reverse with polychrome enamel featuring birds and floral details, gold strings for fastening
central section: 3.2 by 4.5cm.
Both in good condition, some of the foiling on backs of stones with some oxidisation, some rubbing to enemale one bracelet with small diamond missing on setting at the extremity, some wear to string as consistent with use, 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."