A Tribal Kantshri Necklace from Tharu Tribe, Nepal

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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Indian Subcontinent: Himalayas: Pre 1910: Item # 1262437
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This white alloy tribal necklace is known as Kantshri and is from the Tharu Tribal People of Southern Nepal. These necklaces have been used by the Tribal Tharu Women settled in the Djungle Villages of Terai area in South Nepal for centuries. Dimensions: Length 21 inches Ref: The Jewelry of Nepal—Hanalore Gabriel