Brahma, Vishnu, Shiva Amulet Pendant

Magnificent die stamped vintage pendant from the region of Shekhawat in Rajasthan. The amulet pendant is in the shape of a five-sided, peaked pentagon form, which symbolizes a temple. The subject of the amulet is Lord Brahma the first member of the Brahmanical triad of Hindu Gods, Vishnu being the second and Shiva, the third. Lord Brahma is the god of creation and he is traditionally accepted as the Creator of the universe.

'Pathri' (as they are commonly known) pendants were originally made by the villagers of Rajasthan for their own use. They were worn by men and women and children in memory of their forefathers and as a protection against the evil forces. The villagers now sell these vintage pendants to buy new ones for themselves.

This pendant is provided with a complimentary leather or suede thread.

Country of Origin: India

Size: 4cm x 3 cm

Weight: 8.16g

Age: minimum 40 years old

Material: 70-80% silver, mixed with copper or zinc

Product Code: A57-028

Price: Rs1,400

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