Gems and Jewels of Mughal India (Studies in the Khalili Collection)
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Gems and Jewels of Mughal India (Studies in the Khalili Collection) by Pedro Moura Carvalho

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Published by The Khalili Collections .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Jewellery & jewellery-making,
  • History,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • History: World,
  • India,
  • History - General,
  • Art / History / General,
  • Asia - India & South Asia

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages272
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12106115M
ISBN 101874780722
ISBN 109781874780724

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  The rulers of Mughal India often ordered their names and titles to be inscribed on rubies, emeralds and diamonds, a practice which originated in Iran under the Timurids (). Some of these gems ended up in the collection of the Mughal emperors who continued the tradition. Stephen Vernoit is the author of Islamic Art in the 19th Century ( avg rating, 2 ratings, 0 reviews, published ), Occidentalism ( avg rating, /5. The Great Mughal purchased all the spinel rubies from all over the world, as these gems brought high profits when sent on for sale in India. The consumption and aesthetic demands of the Mughal Empire required a constant flow of goods, jewels, and countless rarities that only a port such as Goa could properly supply (Vassallo e Silva and Flores, ). Feast your eyes on an unparalleled collection of Mughal jewels, European-Indian hybrid designs and 20th-Century creations by leading Jewellery houses. Spanning over years of history and sovereign power on the subcontinent, Maharajas & Mughal Magnificence tells the story of a continuous tradition of patronage from the Mughal Empire to present day, with provenance including the royal and.