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Lot # 433 - Garuda Antique Pendant of Gold - Handcrafted in India
Garuda Antique Pendant of Gold - Handcrafted in India
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Garuda Antique Pendant of Gold - Handcrafted in India

This unusual antique gold pendant is of Garuda - blessed divinity of Hindu's and the beloved protector of Vishnu. Garuda is believed to have the ability to overcome any obstacle or evil. Wearing his pendent is believed to be a protection against all the evils encountered along life's journey. 

Garuda is made us of gold and holding "pearls" in both claws. Two emeralds are placed on front and over the head of Garuda. It is beautifully decorated with "ruby, pearls and basra pearls". Pendants look great on a leather cord, ribbon or chain. It is about more than 200 years old and handcrafted in Mysore region of India during King Wadeyars.

106.7 mm tall and 93.7 mm wide, Weight 61.2 grams

Exceedingly Rare.