A gold and sapphire Necklace, Iran and India, 9-10th Century
Lot 251
A group of gold and sapphire beads restrung as a Necklace Persia and India, 9-10th Century
Sold for £17,500 (US$ 29,414) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A group of gold and sapphire beads restrung as a Necklace
Persia and India, 9-10th Century
formed of a series of openwork gold beads alternating with drilled blue sapphires, a openwork amulet case below with conical ends and triangular filigree detail, three oval sapphires suspended from a series of loops
25 cm. diam.
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  1. Matthew Thomas
    Specialist - Islamic and Indian Art
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