Design is as much about what's left out. and this tactile bracelet depends on fine craftsmanship for its impact. Created in 1900 by a Rajasthani silversmith, it's a typically lively example of its period, with sparkling interest from every angle.
This easy to wear vintage bangle from Rajasthan the “Land Of Kings” has a distinctly modern look. Skilfully hand-chased detailing ads a twist of tribal - rounded off with a soft patina that only comes with great age. A hinged clasp allows you easy access to this laid-back cool bracelet that will become a valued friend for a life of long summers. |Tribal Silver Anklet| India| Circa Mid 20th Century| Wrist Dia 6cm| 87g| Pair Available| £480 each. www.rabari.co.uk
Treat yourself to some gorgeous glamour from a bygone era. This glowing jostle of golden baubles is the very essence of extravagance. Magnificently gilded with real gold plate, this bracelet is a tribal piece from Bihar in India. Originally crafted from silver (80%), it was passed on and later restrung and plated with gold - for a little less subtlety and a lot more 'wow'. It never fails to attract awe-struck attention. Gilded Silver Bracelet India Circa 1930 Wrist Dia 5.7cm 117g £400.
Followers may have worn this impactful bangle as a talisman or an expression of their devotion. Today, we can appreciate the fine detail and commanding presence of this religious relic. For anyone interested in 20th century Indian culture, it's a beautiful monument that reflects society's fascination with gods and their powers.| Silver Shiva Bangle | Madhya Pradesh | India Early 20th | Century Wrist Dia 5cm | Height 9cm |148g | £650.