Treasures of the Mughals and the Maharajas: The Al Thani Collection

Dazzling gems, precious stones and jewels brimming with centuries of history and legend, together with historic and contemporary creations take visitors on a journey through five centuries of sheer beauty and remarkable craftsmanship charting the glorious tradition of Indian jewellery: from the descendants of Genghis Khan and Tamerlane to the great Maharajas, whose lavish jewellery commissions in the 20th century produced stunning and innovative works from the European jewellery houses.

9 September 2017 – 3 January 2018, Venice, Palazzo Ducale, Scrutinio Room.

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