24 carat and 18 carat Gold Gem-set Necklace, Miye Matsukata, Janiye, c. 1978, designed as a plaque of bezel-set emeralds, peridot, and blue chalcedony, and green hardstone cabochon, suspended from a torque, plaque lg. 6 in., signed. Note: Exhibited in "Atelier Janiye: The Legacy of Master Jeweler Miye Matsukata", January 22 to July 24, 2011, at the Fuller Craft Museum.
An enamelled and gem-set torque (hasli), India, Jaipur, 19th century. of rigid ovoid from, with an applied diamond-set rosette to the centre and bridge and pin clasp, the upper side decorated with diamond flowerheads and leaves reserved against a blue enamelled ground, the reverse decorated in red, green, white and blue enamels with cartouches of alternating flowerheads flanked by birds, the edges bordered with pale blue enamelling and pearls
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