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Temple jewellery wherein the nakshi work depicts gods and goddesses of India. From South India, Tamil Nadu. Description by Pinner Mahua Roy Chowdhury

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could make a secret message with this technique - could put in a card? - - - Fedrigoni 2015 Calendar by Stuart Greer.

India, Tamil Nadu, Chennai (Madras) | Armlet with Krishna Dancing Triumphantly on the Serpent King, Kaliya | circa 1850-1900 | Repoussé and chased gold, opalescent glass beads, and inset gray topaz

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India | Close up of an intricate gold braid; one of the 28 pieces that Bonhams is about to sell ~ an inspiring array of Indian Temple Jewellery from the 17th, 18th, and 19th centuries, all from one impressive private collection. Each of the 28 pieces were used to ornament the Hindu gods. As tributes to the deities, these works of art are beautifully made of gold, diamonds and rubies combined with centuries old Indian craftsmanship.

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India ~ Tamil Nadu | Hindu marriage ornament ('thali') showing the goddess of good fortune, Lakshmi, and birds. | Gold | ca. 19th century | Just one of the many fabulous images included in the publication Ethnic Jewellery and Adornment: Australia, Oceania, Asia, Africa. Author Truus Daalder ~ http://www.ethnicartpress.com.au | This image is from page 308 of the publication