The Niyathi Gandaberunda Silver Pendant
Looking for a piece of jewellery that's royal, stunning and grabs everyone's attention?This gold-dipped Sterling (92.5) Silver, Pendant with the magnificient Gandaberunda is the piece for you.
A popular symbol of hindu mythology Gandaberunda is a two-headed bird, believed to possess immense magical strength and is capable of fighting the forces of destruction. Its heads resemble the eagle and tail is like that of a peacock.In continuous usage for 500 yrs as a royal emblem, it has a special place in the history of Karnataka- first seen on coins in Vijayanagar mints, it was the royal insignia of the Wodeyar dynasty of Mysore and is the State symbol today.
Handcrafted using techniques from ancient South Indian antique jewellery this piece is studded with kempu stones.The necklace string is made of gold-dipped, ribbed-design silver beads handwoven in silver wire.
(Note: The pendant can be bought alone or along with the earrings and Chain , prices for all three are different and all options given.)
Measurements: Length of necklace : 20 inches
Height of Pendant: 2.75 inches ; Width of Pendant : 2.3 inches
Height of Earrings : 0.7 inch; Width of Earrings : 0.6 inch.
Gemstones used: kempu stone (also known as spinel or Zircon);natural Pearl.
Made of: Sterling Silver (92.5%)
Gross Weight of product (pendant Only) : 39 grams approx
Gross Weight of product (chain Only) : 30 grams approx