The Smriti Silver Guttapusalu Necklace
This is a beautiful guttapusalu studded with red/green kempu stone ; white Zircon and is decorated with natural Pearl. The Gutta Pusalu is a classic design from Andhra Pradesh and is named so because the necklace is fringed with bunches of small pearls very similar to "a shoal of small fish" (gutta) .Pusalu means "beads" and this design originated in areas close to the ancient pearl fisheries along the Coromandel coast of India.
This guttapusalu necklace is a faithful reproduction of the traditional design of the necklace.Handcrafted in Sterling Silver (92.5%) with techniques, used to craft temple jewellery for centuries this necklace is a heirloom piece.
(Note: The necklace can be bought alone or along with the earrings, prices for both are different and both options given. Tassle provided at the end for adjusting the length, we can also provide silver links/chain if desired at an exra cost.)
Measurements: Length of necklace : 10 inches (tassle provided to adjust length)
Height of pendant : 2.9 inches;Width of pendant : 1.5 inches.
Height of earring: 1.75 inch; Width of earring: 0.8 inch
Gemstones used : Kempu stone (also known as spinel or Zircon), natural freshwater Pearl.
Made of: Sterling Silver (92.5%)