The GajaLakshmi Silver Nakkasi Necklace
Opulent temple jewellery fit for a bride! This is a traditional Lakshmi Necklace with `nakkasi' or `nakshi' work (a form of gilt and repousse technique unique to south Indian temple jewellery).In the pendant the Goddess is flanked by two elephants on her side, a 'Kirtimukha' ( demon-face or grotesque-mask used extensively in south Indian architecture and jewellery) on top and two peacocks below .
The necklace string has the `Simha-Mukha' or Lion-face motif on it. Kempu stones and small pearls are used to adorn the necklace and give it a feminine touch. 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.
(Note:Tassle provided at the end for adjusting the length, we can also provide gold-dipped silver links/chain if desired at an extra cost.)
Measurements: Length of necklace : 24 inches (tassle provided to adjust length).
Height of Pendant (in center) : 3 inches ; Width of Pendant (in center) : 2.4 inches
Gemstones used: kempu stone (also known as spinel or Zircon),Natural Pearl.
Made of: Sterling Silver (92.5%)
Gross Weight of product (necklace only) : 118 grams approx.