SHARA PORI MALAI

  • SHARA PORI MALAI

    Gold necklace composed of elements in the shape of puffed rice, a symbol of fertility and prosperity. The Goddess Lakshmi is depicted seated on a lotus throne flanked by two elephants.
    Natural rubies and white sapphires are set in 'closed setting' technique, where the precious stones are tightly enclosed in a gold box without the use of lack.

    22 karat gold

    Kerala, India.

    Mid 20th century.

    “The dance of the peacock” Usha R Bala Krishnan, Meera Sushil Kumar.