A Stunning Snake Ring hand crafted from polished black wood and rare hot Enamel work then further embellished with 14K gold and Diamonds on the head and tail of the snake. Together with the black wood, it is believed in many cultures to wear it as the protector to chase away the bad luck.
The enamel crafts in India are one of the most famous handmade enamel efforts in the world. It is requires exquisite expertise and material. The technique was introduced to Indian craftsmen from the court of Mogul emperor Akbar by European craftsmen influenced by and become established in several center in North India, such as Jaipur, Delhi, Lucknow, Benares and Sindh, each one developing its own styles and colors. In using enamel raw texture and the temperature, they must be accurate at the certain point in order to set perfectly on the bend surface.
From artistic conceptualization to design to finishing this piece took more than 2 months to complete with over 8 craftsmen involved at various stages.
Full cut Diamonds: 0.136 ct.
Rose cut Diamonds: 0.30 ct.
Dimension: 2.8(L)x5(W)x3(H) cm.
Weight: 12.37 g.