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Diamond Jigha, Belle Époque | 「美好年代」鑽石 羽冠

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July 12, 06:40 AM GMT


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Diamond Jigha

Belle Époque

「美好年代」鑽石 羽冠

The turban ornament set with variously-shaped diamonds, mounted in white and yellow gold, fitted with a plume holder to the reverse, lower cluster and pear-shaped drop can be detached and worn as a brooch.

Formerly in the collection of a Royal House.

Christie's Geneva, lot 292, 17 November 2010

Christie's New York, 19 June 2019, 17464, lot 149

Cf: Amin Jaffer, Beyond Extravagance: A Royal Collection of Gems and Jewels, 2013, page 275

Cf: Sarah Hue-Williams and Raymond Sancroft-Baker, Hidden Gems: Stories from the Saleroom, 2017, page 36

New York, Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2014

London, Victoria and Albert Museum, 2015

Koka, The Miho Museum, 2016

Paris, Grand Palais, 2017

Venice, The Doge’s Palace, 2017

Beijing, The Palace Museum, 2018

San Francisco, de Young and Legion of Honor, 2018