early 19th century
A gold necklace, CHAMPAKALI, front and reverse are decorated with multi colored enamel. The separate elements of the necklace have the shape of a FRANGIPANI, jasmin flower bud. Each pendant is kundan set with diamonds, crowned and hung with pearls and small green glass beads. In Indian the Jewellery that can be worn on both sides is called DOPOSTA.
Research report by The Netherlands Gemological Laboratory available on request.enquiry