Ancient silver bracelet from Rajasthan showing 2 Makara heads. Makara is a mythological creature half mammal and half fish. In Sanskrit it means “Sea Dragon”. In Hindu mythology Makara is the vehicle of Ganga, Goddess of the river Ganges.
Early 20° century.
Weight: 73 gr
Reference: “A world of bracelets” by Anne van Cutsem, ed. Skira/Seuil, pag.206.
Price: on request.
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