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" ... an ornament of the same kind on each thigh, large emerald bracelets on the arms (above the elbow), and many other jewels in different places. In one of the bracelets was the Cohi Noor, known to be one of the largest diamonds in the world.* There were... "
An Account of the Kingdom of Caubul, and Its Dependencies in Persia, Tartary ... - Page 78
by Mountstuart Elphinstone - 1819
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The Asiatic Journal and Monthly Miscellany, Volume 1

Asia - 1816
...fleur; de Пь, an ornament of the same kind on each thigh, large emerald hraces on the arms (aboye the elbow), and many other jewels in different places....In one of the bracelets was the Cohi Noor, known to lie one of the largest diamonds in the world.* There were also some strings of тегу large pearls,...
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The Eclectic Review, Volume 5; Volume 23

William Hendry Stowell - 1816
...princely.' His dress was most magnificent, having the appearance of ' armour of jewels,' and in one of his bracelets was ' the Cohi Noor, known to be '* one of the largest diamonds in the world.' His crown seemed a mass, or more properly a_maze of jewelery, for it was so ' com' plicated and so:dazzlmg,'...
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The Eclectic review. vol. 1-New [8th]

1816
...princely.' His dress was most magnificent, having the appearance of ' armour of jewels,' and in one of his bracelets was ' the Cohi Noor, known to be ' one of the largest diamonds in the world.' His crown seemed a mass, or more properly a maze of jewelery, for it was so ' com' plicated and so...
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 14

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, William Smith, Sir John Murray IV, Rowland Edmund Prothero (Baron Ernle), George Walter Prothero - English literature - 1816
...diamonds, shaped like two flat fleurs de lis, an ornament of the same kind on each thigh, large enamelled bracelets on the arms, (above the elbow,) and many...different places. In one of the bracelets was the Cohenoor*, 'Mm n ,. „ . - _ * There is a print of it in Tavernier's travda. known to be one of the...
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An Account of the Kingdom of Canbul, and Its Dependencies in ..., Volume 1

Mountstuart Elphinstone - Afghanistan - 1842
...along one side of the hall. The Governorgeneral's Persian letter was now opened, and read with striking distinctness and elegance by the Moonshee Baushee...The crown was about nine inches high, not ornamented with jewels, as European crowns are, but, to appearance, entirely formed of those precious materials....
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Jewelry and the Precious Stones: With a History, and Description from Models ...

Joseph Rupert Paxton - Gems - 1856 - 40 pages
...the elbow), and many other jewels in different places. In one of the bracelets was the Koh-i-noor, known to be one of the largest Diamonds in the world....also some strings of very large pearls, put on like cross-belts, but loose. The Crown was about nine inches high, not ornamented with jewels as European...
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Stories about Famous Precious Stones

Adela Elizabeth Richards Orpen - Gems - 1890 - 286 pages
...and an ornament of the same kind on each thigh ; large emerald bracelets on the arms above the elbows and many other jewels in different places. In one of the bracelets was the Koh-i-nur, known to be one of the largest diamonds in the world. There were also some strings of very...
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Hobson-Jobson: A Glossary of Colloquial Anglo-Indian Words and Phrases, and ...

Sir Henry Yule, Arthur Coke Burnell - British - 1903 - 1021 pages
...— Tartrnitr, ET ii. 148 ; [ed. Bull, ii. 123]. [1842. — "In one of the bracelets was the Cuín Noor, known to be one of the largest diamonds in the world." — AVy>At/istont, Caubul, i. 68.] 1856.— *' He (Akbar) bears no weajron, save his dagger, hid Mountain...
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