Nose Ring (nath) Object Name: Nose ring Date: 1925–50 Geography: Western India Medium: Gold, with diamonds, seed pearls, and rubies Dimensions: H. 1 5/8 in. (4.2 cm) W. 1 1/2 in. (3.7 cm) Classification: Jewelry Credit Line: The Al-Thani Collection
A CEREMONIAL PEARL AND SPINEL 'NATH' OR NOSE RING This magnificent 'nath' or nose ring has an exceptionally unique design. The piece is set with pearls , spinels and pink sapphires, and accented with emerald beads with total gemstones weighing approximately 51.00 carats.
A GEM-SET NOSE ORNAMENT (BULAK) MUGHAL INDIA, 19TH CENTURY Formed around two diamond-set floral panels around which are attached dense borders of natural and cultured pearls on gold threads 3in. (7.5cm.)