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A carved Ruby & Diamond Brooch from Graff. #beauty #love #diamonds #Graff

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"I naively thought the killing of elephants for ivory was over. Clearly not. According to AVAAZ.org two countries are planning on lifting the ban on ivory trading. From a design point of view I can appreciate 18th Century ivory artifacts. I just don’t really know why in the 21st Century we need to keep killing elephants so that someone can have an ornamental piece of ivory sitting on their desk."[direct quote]

I can not imaging the time and talent it took to create this.

Indian pesh kabz dagger, presented during the Prince of Wales’s Indian tour of 1875-6, with a blade of exceptional accomplishment, wootz steel, with a single polished edge and with two etched shallow grooves flanking a drilled bore in four sections which are filled with loose seed pearls and would obviously have certain practical limitations and it must be seen instead as an exercise in master bladesmithing. The Royal Collection.

Indian pesh kabz dagger, presented during the Prince of Wales’s Indian tour of with a blade of exceptional accomplishment, wootz steel, with a single polished edge and with two etched shallow grooves flanking a drilled bore in four sections which