India | An old 22 cart gold necklace from India. The tube shaped pendant was used to put good luck messages into and has been combined with two tassled gold beads and the rest of the beads are was filled 22 carat gold beads.
Mewar, Rajput miniature. Lady with a Lotus. Opaque watercolor on paper. 18th C. Rajasthan India. Since the 17th C. Mewar painting was characterized by great and primitive vigour. Primary colours, reds, blues and yellows are used lavishly.