Retail Indians played a significant role in jewellery auctions, says Sotheby’s Updated : August 21, 2018 07:30 AM IST Sotheby’s needs to adapt to India where jewellery is a well-entrenched cultural phenomenon, she says. Significant jewellery collections from Indian royal families have been auctioned by Sotheby’s, among them jewellery from the collection of the Baroda royal family. Coming up is the ‘Royal Jewels from the Bourbon Parma Family’ auction in Geneva, in November 2018, which spans centuries of European history. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.