Antique Tibetan Gau, Tibetan Ghau, High Grade Silver, Central Sherpa Coral, 72.8 Grams
This is a very well made small round Tibetan high grade silver, with central Sherpa Coral medallion, men's round Ga'u amulet box from the mid 19th or early 20th century.
It has an ornate front decorated with a circle of hand made lotus petals applied individually, and another circle of silver beaded and platted silver wire. The front box container has been tested, and is made from a high grade silver sheet. It has three loops attached around the side of the Ga'u Amulet Box for hanging.
It has the original copper backing plate.
Width: 2 1/4″ (6cm)
Height: 2 1/2″ ( 6.5cm)
Depth: 1″ (2.5cm)
Weight: 72.8 Grams (2.565oz)
The Gau Box has been strung on a new black Indian traditional handmade cotton thread cord with a looped end closing.