Project Description

Katesari necklace, Uttar Pradesh, India

Old silver choker “katesari” necklace from Uttar Pradesh, in Northern India.

Each unit contains a foil backed clear-glass “stone” The lower row has a central auspicious red dot (tikka).

From the 1st half of the 20th Century.


Silver part length: 18 cm (7,09 in)
Width with dangles: 5,5 cm (2,16 inches)

It weighs 130 gr.

The string has been recently replaced and the size can be adjusted to the neck with a slipknot.


Price: 350,00 €