|Dimensions||40.9 × 40.9 × 3.5 mm|
This 1 ounce pure silver medallion featuring meticulously applied gilding is a superb gift idea for anyone celebrating the Hindu festival of Diwali.
Symbolising the victory of light over darkness, Diwali is one of the world’s great festive occasions. Observed by millions of people around the globe, it is celebrated during October or November with lights in the form of candles and lamps, fireworks, family feasts and the exchange of many gifts.
Portraying Lakshmi, the goddess of wealth and prosperity, and Ganesh, the elephant headed god of good fortune, the medallion’s reverse artistry includes 24-carat gold gilding on selected elements, including the deities’ ornate headdresses and neckpieces. Also symbolic of Diwali, the obverse features a ‘rangoli’ inspired pattern comprising diya (lamps) and lotus flower motifs.
Accompanied by a certificate of authenticity, the Diwali medallion is housed in a contemporary latex case which comes in a beautifully illustrated shipper.