Carved Nephrite Jade Button

inset with foiled rubies

Mugal, India

 

17th Century

Diam: 41 mm.     (1 5/8 in.) 

 

ex: Private Collection, London. Acquired by Antiquarium in New York, 2007

 

#4499

 

Published: 

Content, Derek, Ollemans, Sue & Antiquarium, Ltd.; Asian Jewels. Vol.2 (New York, 2018) no.64

 

 

Comparandum:

Mazzeo, D.; India : la corte e il tempio : gioielli dal Museo nazionale di Nuova Delhi (Rome, 1996) no.11

To play, press and hold the enter key. To stop, release the enter key.