Ghau (amulet-box) - Silver (925/ tested) Gold Plated - Nepal - Second half 20th century

Description
Ghau (amulet-box) - Silver (925/ tested) Gold Plated - Nepal - Second half 20th century
Very good condition, see description

Very beautiful gold on silver, tested 925, (Touch water set silver with touchstone) Ghau. This amulet box is inlaid with precious stones.
Ghau is originally Tibetan traditionel jewelry. But it has been adopted in Newari Culture (Nepal)
through Newars from hilly region. It is a symbolic piece related with the Mahayan Buddhism.
Completely manual work.
Length 6.5 cm. / Wide 6 cm. / Weight 6.2 gram.

Will be carefully packaged and shipped with a tracking code

Lot details
Object
Ghau (amulet-box)
Material
Silver (925/ tested) Gold Plated
Period
Second half 20th century
Region/ Country of origin
Nepal
Condition
Very good condition, see description
Dimensions
1.8×6×6.5 cm
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