306 - Antique Asymmetrical Gold Surya Kadaa Bangle Wrist Torque

Asymmetrical Stiff Wrist Torque or Bangle from Western India probably  Gujarat

Unique opening / closing mechanism that is an engineering feat!

The shape is not circular and the lobe has a larger radius on the outer side.

The shape resembles the Rising Sun and hence is loosely termed "Surya Kada"

Fastened with a screw.

Superb Craftsmanship.

Gold.

Hollow.

HIgh Impact - conversation piece.

Click here to a similar piece - but simpler and without the complex closing mechanism - sold by Christie's in 1999  here and stated to be from South India.

PRICE ON REQUEST

63 gm

 

 

 


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