Manufacturing of traditional Assamese Silver and gold Jewellery dates back to several centuries. It is handcrafted with great attention to details imparting a fine lustrous looks. All the designs of Assamese jewellery portray the rich culture of the region, showcasing the flora and fauna and other valuable treasures of the region.
Most of the traditional Assamese jewellery are made up of Silver base and gold plated on top. They are simple but embellished with bright red, green or black gemstone, ruby or mina. The most popular colors are Red, green, black and navy blue which also depicts the color domination pattern of traditional attire of Assam and other north eastern states of Assam.
Some of the most popular Assamese Jewellery are given below:
Depicts Pigeon (Paro means Pigeon in Assamese)
Japi is a traditional conical hat from Assam, widely used by the farmers to cover themselves from rain. It is made from type of leave called tokou leave and tightly woven by bamboo. Japi Assamese Jewellery are in the shape of Japi as described above.
Dugdugi is a spade shaped Assamese Jewellery
Apart from the ones described above, other very popular Assamese Jewellery are Dhool (Assamese drum shaped), Keru, Golpata (A kind of choker), Mukuta Moni, Silikha Moni, Magardana, bakharpata, Senpata and many more. Shop for authentic Assamese Silver and gold plated Jewellery now from here.