The Abharan Silver Lakshmi Bridal Armlet or Vanki
This product is handcrafted on request. Minimum time taken is 3 weeks so please keep this in mind when you place an order. Each product involves at least 5-6 processes which need a different artisan for each process.
The price shown for all pre order products is indicative only, once the design is ready the prices may go up as silver prices keep fluctuating and the weight of the design may also change. Since our products are handcrafted these changes are beyond our control.
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Wear a heirloom piece of temple jewellery fit for a bride! This is a traditional Lakshmi Vanki with `nakkasi' or `nakshi' work (a form of gilt and repousse technique unique to south Indian temple jewellery).The shape of the Vanki is a V which ensures that it can be adjusted to any arm size.
The lovely goddess Lakshmi sitting on a lotus framed by two peacocks is at the center of the armlet or Vanki. Kempu stones are used to adorn the armband which is handcrafted using techniques used in ancient South Indian antique jewellery in Sterling (92.5) Silver and gold-dipped a special process to give it an antique look.
This piece is also available in the antique silver finish on request.
Measurements: Height of Armlet : 4.5 inches ; Length of pendant in center : 1.25 inches; Width of pendant in center : 0.7 inch.
Gemstones used: kempu stone (also known as spinel or Zircon).
Made of: Sterling Silver (92.5)
Gross Weight of product : 41 grams approx.