Gold gimmel ring, enamelled in various colours, containing a table cut diamond and red enamel simulating a ruby, opening to reveal two cavities beneath, filled with a newborn baby and a skeleton, The inner sides of the twin interlocking hoops which are inscribed in Latin NON SEPARET HOMO /QUOD DEUS CONIUNXIT.( Man must not divide those whom God has joined together)16th/early 17th century
Finial in the form of a Tiger's Head from the throne of Tipu Sultan (1750-99). Mysore (Seringapatam), made between 1787-93. Gold sheet over a natural resin core, set with rubies, diamonds and emeralds.