Lot 276: A MUGHAL INSCRIBED GEM-SET JADE BELT BUCKLE, INDIA, 17TH CENTURY |
October 19, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: the light green nephrite jade carved in circular form with central band, set with four inscribed gemstones
In good overall condition, some discoloartion to edges between central band and circular exterior, the jade with some natural inclusions, including one which looks like an internal crack, minor abrasion to inset, inscribed gemstones, as viewed.
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Dimensions: 7.2cm. diam.