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Gold ring with precious gemstones.
Ring with a spacious compartment.
The cover is adorned with the 9 precious stones.
According to the scriptures, the 9 planets govern our lives and each is represented by a gemstone each holding special powers and attracting different energies. Spiritual gurus advise the wearing of a particular stone or a combination to create positive auras or to sove particular life problems.
In this ornament, all the 9 grahas or planets are represented.
The picture of Lord Ganesh (appears to be a recent substitution) rests on the inner face of the compartment.
Ring estimated to be from the 1800s.
Update: We have now arranged with a fine-art shipper to ship out gold jewelry worldwide
This item has spent a lifetime being used for the purpose of its creation with the original artist/user. Signs of this life lived heartily may be present on the piece in the form of stains, thread loss, loose threads, holes, tears, color run and other imperfections. Therefore the condition must be assumed to be “not” perfect. More photos of such imperfections will be provided on request.