8 Temple Jewelry Artefacts And Decorative’s By Indian Jewellers And Artisans
Continued from my earlier post https://styleprer.com/tempting-temple-jewelry/where you got an insight into the world of marvellously handcrafted temple jewelry, below are a few artefacts and decorative pieces that caught my attention.
Product categories in Temple Jewelry.
The product categories manufactured in Temple Jewelry are Vanki (inverted v-shape armlet), Padaikams (pendants for long necklaces), Rakodi (hair piece), Oddiyanam (waist band), Jadanagam (long hair ornament to covering the length of a braid), Addigai (collar necklace), pendants and medallions on strings of gold coins or beads. Other’s being chandbalis, jhumkas / earrings, bangles, kadas, rings, hair pins, nose rings, anklets etc. For further information on the categories, check my earlier post Tempting Temple Jewelry (link above).
Other than jewelry, this craftsmanship can be seen in various artefacts and ornaments like curios, vases, show pieces, bowls, door handles, wall hangings etc.