Wednesday, May 7, 2014

Indian Jewels go on display in Kremlin Museum

(IDEX Online News) – India: Jewels that Enchanted the World, billed as the most comprehensive exhibition of Indian jewelry ever staged, has gone on display in the State Museums of Moscow Kremlin.

The exhibition examines the legacy of 500 years of Indian jewelry, from the 17th century to the present day. More than 300 pieces of jewelry and jeweled objects – loaned from over 30 museums, institutions and private collections from around the world – have been brought together for the first time "to showcase the beauty of Indian craftsmanship, the magnificence of diamond and gemstone setting, and the aesthetic refinement of Indian taste," according to organizers. Many of the items have never been exhibited before.




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See ----->http://pennystockjournal.blogspot.ca/2014/01/the-mughal-empire-in-gold-and-gems.html