Maharaja Sayaiji-Roa, Gaekwar, Baroda. 1902. Wearing his famous seven row diamond necklace and other diamond ornaments. In the late 19th and early 20th centuries, virtually every Indian Maharaja commissioned state photographs of themselves wearing their most important jewelry as a symbol of their power and position.
A gem-set jade archer's ring, India, circa 1800. Photo Sotheby's
Vintage - appears to be an aristocratic woman
Nose ornament (nath). India. Ornement de nez (nâth) 19e siècle Cristal de roche, or, perle, verre de couleur Nord de l’Inde Section Inde du Musée Guimet