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Lot No. 2
                                        A GOLD CEREMONIAL KADA


                                        Set with polkis, rubies and emeralds, this particular style of Kada was
                                        normally worn by priests whilst they performed rituals in India. The
                                        incorporated mythological creatures depicted in this Ceremonial
                                        Kada elaborates its presence and importance.

                                        Gross Weight : 191.390 grams
                                        Size : 2.75 in diameter (7 cm)
                                        Circa : 1890
                                        Rs. 8,50,000 – 9,50,000 | US$ 12,143 – 13,571

                                        This lot is over one hundred years old or National Art Treasure, cannot
                                        be exported out of India as per Antiques and Art Treasures Act, 1972.

                                        (payment only in Indian Rupees)
                                        Provenance : Property originally from the estate of a Royal family.


                                        Lot No. 3
                                        A GOLD ENAMEL JADAU PENDANT

                                        Set with polkis, strung on a two strand natural pearl necklace with a
                                        gold clasp. The pendant is set with a beautiful old mine emerald
                                        bead. The intricate pink enamelling work on this pendant is
                                        specifically known as Benerasi enamel technique.
                                        Gross Weight : 44.880 grams
                                        Emerald Bead : 9 cts approx
                                        Size : Necklace - 18.1 in (46 cm), Pendant-2in(5cm)
                                        Circa : 1890
                                        Rs. 6,00,000 – 7,00,000 | US$ 8,571 – 10,000

                                        This lot is over one hundred years old or National Art Treasure, cannot
                                        be exported out of India as per Antiques and Art Treasures Act, 1972.

                                        (payment only in Indian Rupees)
                                        Provenance : Property originally from a Royal family.
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