Magnificent 6-strand graduated emerald bead necklace, suspended from a diamond-set lattice to a diamond-set line necklace, mounted in platinum. The emeralds weighing 586.07 total carats and diamonds weighing 26.50 total carats. Designed by Goshwara.
Mughal India Inscribed Emerald in Arabic Naskhi Script with a Shiite invocation, Dated 1695-96, reign of Mughal Emperor Aurangzeb. In fact this emerald is the only known carved dated emerald of the classic Mughal period, and has become a standard for dating all other Indian carved emeralds. The only known source of fine large emeralds during this late period was Colombia. 217,80 carats. al Sabah Collection Kuwait.