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    Antique Paste, Freshwater Pearl, Enamel, Gold, Kundan Earrings
    Each ornate dangle earring, designed with a floral motif, features round-cut paste, enhanced by freshwater pearls, accented by champlevé enameling in blue, red, green, white, and green, completed by a screw post with 10k gold clip back on the reverse. Gross weight 61.50 grams.
    Dimensions: 2-3/4 inches x 1-1/8 inches
    *Note: earrings are designed for pierced ears, and are easily converted

    Condition Report*: Overall Condition: Good
    Pearl Type: Freshwater
    Pearl Shape: Freeform
    Pearl Color: White
    Notes: Most of the cubic zirconias are abraded. These earrings are a type of Mughal jewelry. In the Illustrated Dictionary of Jewelry, by Harold Newman, the definition of Mughal jewelry is "articles of Indian jewelry made from the beginning of the Mughal Empire in 1526 until its gradual disintegration after Aurangzeb (1658 - 1707) and thereafter for some time during the period of British control..." Clip backs appper newer than earring. Enameling is worn. Evidence of lead solder on reverse.
    *Heritage Auctions strongly encourages in-person inspection of items by the bidder. Statements by Heritage regarding the condition of objects are for guidance only and should not be relied upon as statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty, or assumption of liability by Heritage. All lots offered are sold "AS IS".

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2009
    7th-9th Monday-Wednesday
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