AN IMPORTANT RUBY DIAMOND & NATURAL PEARL CHOKER

Lot No
11
Description
Gross Weight : 178.640 gms
Burmese Ruby Weight : 140.00 cts approx / 29 pcs
Rose Cut Diamond Weight : 45.00 cts approx / 42 pcs
Old Cut Diamond Weight : 10.00 cts approx / 431 pcs
Natural Pearl Weight : 150.00 chau approx / 104 pcs
Dimension : 11.8 in
Circa : 1980
Estimate
Rs. 65,00,000 - 85,00,000
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Opening Bid

₹ 58,50,000

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Consisting of finely matched ruby beads and diamonds, the flexible choker is designed as a series of fifteen square-shaped panels set in gold with large rose cut diamonds. The fringe of the necklace consists of a single row of natural pearls surmount, while the lower fringe consists of dangling ruby beads, natural pearls, and diamonds. The reverse of the choker showcases beautiful latticework. Tassels set with natural pearls and rubies. Such necklaces were favoured in particular by the women of the royal household of the Nizam of Hyderabad.

Natural Burmese Ruby (certified non treated) : Pangem Testing Laboratory, Report no. 2021-2022/ 11579 B, issued 2021.