A gold 'Makara' necklace with ruby-set eyes Thailand, 18th century or earlier | 十八世紀或更早 泰國 紅寶石眼摩羯首金鍊
Property from the Tuyet Nguyet and Stephen Markbreiter Collection
A gold 'Makara' necklace with ruby-set eyes
Thailand, 18th century or earlier
十八世紀或更早 泰國 紅寶石眼摩羯首金鍊
the gold chain consists of twisted wires forming a plait-like length, with terminals in the form of Makara head and tail
79 cm, 98.9 grams
The necklace is in good overall condition. Signs of minor wear to metal commensurate with age, as viewed. The metal tested as approximately 15KT yellow gold on the surface. Please note that the karat content is for reference only.
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