Heart Gao Box
Tibetan Gao boxes are an ancient jewelry item, worn as a personal shrine. The back opens to reveal a roomy box in which one would keep amulets. The portability to this religious object made mindfulness ever-present.
This particular example is vibrant and stunning with the deep tomato red coral and beautifully veined Chinese turquoise
Material: Sterling silver, turquoise, coral
Measurements: 2" L x 2.25" W x 1" H
Age: C. 1970