Jalpari Maang Tikka
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A handmade head piece with shell motifs.
18K Gold on Brass
7.4" x 1.9"
Jalpari in Hindi translates to water-fairy, also known as a mermaid :)
A maang tikka is a piece of jewellery typically worn by Indian women on the forehead, and are similar to the concept of head harnesses. It is composed of a chain with a hook on one end and a pendant on the other.
All our products are handmade using ancient lost-wax casting method by gifted artisans in Jaipur, India. Each piece is unique and made in limited quantities. Find our step-by-step process here.
Care for this piece like you would for the shells you find on the beach
To avoid the wearing of your plating, remove when in contact with water, cleaning solutions, lotions and perfumes. All our pieces come with a Ziploc, silica gel pack and a handcrafted jewelry box for storage and longevity of plating.
This product will be shipped out in 1-3 business days from Calcutta, India. If you would like your order delivery expedited please email us at email@example.com and we'll try to accommodate your request. We ship worldwide, you can find our shipping + return policies here.