10 mai 2009

Emerald and diamond bracelet of the Maharani of Karurthala, circa 1925

Emerald and diamond bracelet of the Maharani of Karurthala, circa 1925 Designed as a wide open work band of palmette and scroll design, collet-set at intervals with cabochon emeralds, millegrain-set with circular- and single-cut diamonds, mounted in platinum, French assay marks, case by Henri Lyon et ses fils, 12, Rue de la Paix, Paris. length approximately 184mm. Est. 60,000—95,000 CHF Provenance: Formerly the property of Anita Delgado, fifth wife of Maharaja Jagatjit Singh of Kapurtala NOTE: The life of Anita Delgado is... [Lire la suite]