The Kankana Silver Kasu-mala Necklace
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.
To pre-order, please pay a booking amount of Rs 500 by clicking on the correct box . Once product is ready we will contact you and once full payment is recieved product will be despatched. Please mention the correct product variant you want in order notes at checkout.
Note: you are paying an advance for this product and it is not the final cost of the piece.
Coin Jewellery is probably the oldest form of adornment used by humans. Which is why the `Kasu malai' or coin necklace is an iconic design and must have piece in South Indian jewellery.
Here we have a petite gold-dipped Sterling Silver (92.5) coin necklace where the coins carry the image of goddess Laxmi (seated on a lotus) and display a single row of `kempu stones' . The skill and craftsmanship exhibited in this piece are truly amazing. It is paired with matching coin motif jhumkas.
Crafted using techniques used in South Indian antique jewellery; the necklace has been gold-dipped to perfection.
(Note: The necklace can be bought alone or along with the jhumkas , prices for both are different and both options given.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 : 10 inches (tassle provided to adjust length); Width of necklace : 0.8 inch.
Measurements: Height of jhumka : 2.4 inches ;Width of jhumka: 1 inch
Gemstones used: kempu stone (also known as spinel or Zircon).
Made of: Pure Sterling Silver (92.5%)
Gross Weight of product (necklace only) : 47 grams approx.