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Gulu band

North India, Rajasthan, ca 1900

A gold openworked necklace, a Guluband, set with diamonds in sun and crescent moon decor and crowned with pearls. Suspended are small gold pendants each set with diamonds and suspended pearls. The reverse is decorated with polychrome safed chalwan enamel work in a flora land fauna motif.

 

Research report by Naturalis Biodiversity Centre available on request