Lot 38: Holdali Jade Pendant
November 30, 2016
Boston, MA, USALive Auction
Description: Rajasthan, Northern India
Antique, 19th century jade "Holdali" pendant from India, studded with diamonds, rubies and emeralds. Also known as Mutton Chop Jade, made popular during Mughal era, worn to protect against heart attack.
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Provenance: Purchased in Rajasthan 1989
Dimensions: 1.5'' x 1'' / 4cm x 3cm
Literature: certified JOL Int'l. EE von Lixfeld, GG
Medium: Mutton Chop Jade