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





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




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

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