Antique Indian Temple Necklace

$ 1,975

This incredible late-19th century necklace has all the markers that makes Indian silver so special. Made in Southern India, in the state of Kerala, The talismanic amulets are made of a traditional resin and encased in sheets of silver. They are strung on a gorgeous, handwoven wheat chain. And the closure, which is lovely enough you could turn the piece around and wear it as a pendant, has such a harmonious balance of shapes! This necklace is rich in patina and does have some significant parts along the silver seams. 

Material: Sterling silver

Measurements: 24-29.5" L x 1" W x 0.6" H

Age: 1880s

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