The Naivedya Silver Manga Malai Necklace
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A stunning heritage necklace crafted in the ancient 'Kundala Velai' technique of gem-setting characteristic to temple jewellery of Tamil Nadu, this mango necklace is truly one of a kind.Few examples of this kind of workmanship exist today .
The manga malai is an iconic design in south indian jewellery and its antiquity can be traced to the Chola period. The mango is considered a wish-fulfilling tree and a symbol of love. The necklace uses traditional colours of red,green and white (in ancient times rubies,emeralds and diamonds were used) in a flawless floral pattern to mesmerise and awe us with its intricacies of design and flawless craftsmanship.
The necklace is crafted in Sterling (92.5) Silver and gold-dipped in a special process.It is matched with an earring crafted in the same technique.
(Note: Tassle provided at the end for adjusting the length, we can also provide gold-dipped silver links/chain if desired at an exra cost.The necklace can be bought alone or along with the earrings, prices for both are different and both options given.)
Measurements: Length of necklace without tassle : 17 inches (tassle provided to adjust length)
Height of pendant : 2.6 inches; Width of pendant : 2 inches;
Height of earring : 2.2 inches ; width of earring: 1.3 inch.
Gemstones used: kempu stone (also known as spinel or Zircon).
Made of: Sterling Silver (92.5%)
Gross Weight of product ( necklace only) : 221 grams approx