Beyond Extravagance: Royal Gems and Jewels
- What:Evening events
- Where:Hochhauser Auditorium, Sackler Centre
EVENING TALK: Amin Jaffer, International Director of Asian Art at Christies, explores the unique tradition of Indian court jewellery at its most magnificent.
He discusses outstanding examples including Golconda diamonds, Burmese rubies and Colombian emeralds that span over 400 years – from the peak of Mughal patronage to the rich commissions of the Maharajas and the celebrated collaborations with Cartier.
Friday 15 November, 18.30 – 19.30
In collaboration with Assouline Publishing