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18kt Gold Gem-set Head Ornament (Jhumar)

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2771B
Lot:
446
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Auction:
Fine Jewelry - 2771B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 09, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

18kt Gold Gem-set Head Ornament (Jhumar), India, the three graduating sections designed as flowers and finely engraved foliage set with rubies and emeralds, pearl accents, and floral and foliate drops, joined by chains of flower links, with top hook to attach to the hair, 43.5 dwt, lg. 7 in.

Note: Similar examples are pictured in Traditional Jewelry of India, Oppi Untracht, p. 216.
Estimate $4,000-6,000


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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India, Ornament, 18kt Gold Gem-set Head

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