Yellow-gold JADANAGAM head ornament with Krishna, India 19th century


Yellow-gold and engraved "JADANAGAM" head ornament representing KRISHNA dancing on the snake KALINGA. Set with small ruby cabochons, emeral and white cut stones imitation diamonds. The border decorated with tiny gold granules (later).
(Krishna's head probably in green glass).
Very small accidents.
South India. 19th century
Overall weight: 39 g. Height: 61 mm
(Similar example represented in Bijoux indiens, by M.L NIGAM, Editions du Carrousel, page 34).

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