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India ~ Tamil Nadi | Gemset gold bracelet; interlinking elements in the form of floral kirttimukhas, the termimals in the form of makara heads, holding an orb between their open mouths, the eyes gem-set | ca. 1st half of the 20th century

Gajredar Pushpa Bala : Innovations Stolen from the achieves of Victoria and Albert Museum this is actually a gajredar silver anklet from Maharashtra, dating from the early twentieth century. True, we have copied the design in too, but its metamorphosis into a rich magnificent 22k gold hand-chased, hand engraved bala, is entirely our own effort. A revival not a rewriting of history.