This is a wonderful old unique Etched Flower Triple Strand Silver Necklace from the Himahal Prasesh region of Northern India. This silver triple strand necklace is unique in design and embellished with small pendants and dangle charms. The necklace could have been worn for festivals or used in ceremonies. designs Ornaments were not only worn for adornment and for their intrinsic value but also for certain religious and superstitious reasons. Some ornaments are put on the girl at the time of her marriage. It is obligatory for every married woman whose husband is alive to wear ornaments in the nose, ear and bangles in her hand and removed them only when she becomes widow. Each part of India offers their own traditional ornaments with special significance and these typically traditional ornaments with slight variations. The traditional jewellery worn by the women of Pabbar valley of Himachal Pradesh, has always bee in keeping with India's rich heritage of diversity, and the jewellery also takes on regional nuances. It is the ultimate and most-personal expression of region specific culture and art of lifestyles and heritage. It draws inspiration from architecture, dance and even religious customs. Jewellery in India has drawn upon the many facets of its people, and has in turn been inspiration and solace to both wearer and beholder. This beautiful and unique old vintage silver necklace and would be wonderful to add to your collection.
5 1/2" long to dangles
2 1/2" long
2 3/4" wide
2" wide across strands
2 1/2" long pendant holding the strands
1 1/4" across
This was collected in the field 25 years ago, shows age, has some nicks and cracks and needs to be polished, but overall in good condition.
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