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Amulet Necklace with Pendant


An exquisite piece in silver of early to mid 20th century origins.The necklace has two components -12 tubular amulet containers suspended on loops , strung on a base of braided silver wire cord (patti) and a central pendant (bottu).Typically these bottus were worn by Lambadi tribal women in Andhra Pradesh as marriage symbols. Amulets were universally worn in the life time battle of subduing external and internal evil spirits.


Region : South India
Period  : ca. 19th century
Measurements :
chain 74.5 cm
pendant 17.5 cm x 5.5 cm
Weight : 270 g

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Our jewellery is unique, delicate and exclusive. Each piece has been collected from across the country, through the years, with utmost care and dedication to quality. Due to its singular nature we are unable to allow exchanges or returns.

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