The Jahnavi Silver Nakkasi Necklace Set
Opulent temple jewellery fit for a bride! This is an ornate necklace in a traditional design handcrafted in `nakkasi' or `nakshi' work (a form of gilt and repousse technique unique to south Indian temple jewellery).The necklace string has the 'Kirtimukha' motif on it ( demon-face or grotesque-mask used extensively in south Indian architecture and jewellery) . Kempu stones and small pearls are used to adorn the necklace and give it a feminine touch. Handcrafted in the finest traditions of ancient south Indian temple jewellery in Sterling (92.5%) Silver , this necklace is gold-dipped in a special process to give it an antique look. It is paired with ear-studs.
(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. 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 :12 inches ( tassle provided to adjust length); Width of necklace :1.25 inch
Height of earring: 1.2 inches; Width of earring :0.7 inch
Gemstones used: kempu stone (also known as spinel or Zircon),Natural Pearl.
Made of: Pure Sterling Silver (92.5%)
Gross Weight of product : 76 grams approx