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#1690 a & b

 

Reversible collar with antique Kundan centerpiece set with diamonds and rubies - also antique 22k gold beads from India, pearls, crystals, coral, tourmaline, and garnet beads.

Notes:

 

Kundan, a traditional form of Indian gemstone jewelry, which involves gems set with gold foil between the stones and their mounts. The gems were believed to have curative properties when placed against the skin. Probably originated in the royal courts of Rajasthan and Gujarat. *

*Let's Know Handicrafts of India by Amar Tyagi