The GajaLakshmi Silver Nakkasi Pendant
This is a traditional Lakshmi pendant with `nakkasi' or `nakshi' work (a form of gilt and repousse technique unique to south Indian temple jewellery).The Goddess is flanked by two elephants on her side, and a 'Kirtimukha' ( demon-face or grotesque-mask used extensively in south Indian architecture and jewellery) and two peacocks on the top .Part of the Temple Jewellery collection of KO this pendant is crafted using techniques used in ancient South Indian antique jewellery. All pieces in this collection are crafted in Sterling (92.5) Silver and gold-dipped in a special process to give them an antique look.
Measurements :Length of Pendant : 3 inches; Width of Pendant : 2.3 inches.
Gemstones used: kempu stone (also known as spinel or Zircon), Natural pearl.
Made of: Sterling Silver (92.5%)
Product Code: PP0022