This is a beautiful traditional high grade silver cylinder amulet box container in the traditional style of Rajasthan, Northern India. It has been very well made with finely engraved detail all around the tube. It is hexagonal in shape. It is 3 1/4” long by 5/8’ diameter and has three bales and is in remarkably good condition.
Taviz box containers opens at one end for the insertion of protective objects and mantras on paper, which are to protect the wearer.
These are unique antique silver items that are becoming very difficult to find in India today and show the incredible craftsmanship of Indian metalworkers. Most remain in the family for generations.
Height: 3/4 " including Bale
Length: 3 1/4"
Bale: 2 mm
Weight: 11 grams
Antique Indian Silver Engraved Prayer Taviz Tribal Amulet Container Box