This necklace and earrings set is composed of turquoise, coral and gold-tone base metals and brass. A figure of the Hindu god Ganesha is seated on top of the pendant, which is inlaid turquoise and coral surrounding a coral cylinder. The necklace is triple stranded, with lobster claw clasp and soldered link chain. The length is 21 to 26 inches. Ear wires are hypoallergenic metal.
Ganesha is the elephant-headed Hindu god of success, and destroyer of evils and obstacles. As a much loved deity, he is also worshipped as god of education, knowledge, wisdom and wealth. Ganesha is often called upon when someone wishes to make a new beginning or a fresh start in life.
This is a one-of-a-kind set.