Tribal Rajasthani Hoi Mata Pendant

Stunning tribal vintage silver stamped amulet pendant from the region of Shekhawat in Rajasthan of three tribal images of Goddess or Hoi Mata. Hoi Mata is one of the many mother Goddess forms worshipped throughout India, presiding over the well-being of the family. She is very often identified as a form of Shakti (Strength). The amulet is rectangular shaped and is defined in a silver border.

'Pathri' (as they are commonly known) pendants were originally made by the villagers of Rajasthan for their own use.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: 3.5cm x 4cm

Weight: 9.76g

Age: minimum 40 years old

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

Product Code: A57-014

Price: Rs3,000

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