The Kanthirava Silver Thread Necklace
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The Lion-face is a classic motif in traditional Indian jewellery as courage and valour , traits of the lion are held in high regard. In this vividly etched, hollow `chased' sterling silver (92.5%) pendant the `Simha-mukha' is held in between two `Makara' heads (crocodile like, mythical sea-creatures in Hindu mythology). Fully handcrafted using techniques used in ancient South Indian antique gold temple jewellery this a striking piece of jewellery. This necklace is also available in antique gold finish.
Measurements: Length of necklace : 19 inches.
Gemstones used: Natural Pearl, kempu stone (also known as spinel or Zircon).
Made of: Pure Sterling Silver (92.5%)