14k yellow gold and rose quartz Buddha pendant with a ruby in the hat. The stone Buddha is well-carved, with great detail in his features. He is smiling, lucky, happy Buddha. This Buddha is unusual because he wears a gold straw hat with a prong set ruby.
The Buddha is securely prong-set in a gold frame with a lovely filigree design on the back. The bottom of the Buddha is also framed in gold for added protection against loss and damage. The hat worn by this Buddha is called a "kasa, " made of rice straw. This type of hat was worn by mendicant Buddhist monks to cover part of their faces and protect them from the distractions of the world.Size: All items shown against ruler or in hand or both in one picture to help you judge size. Measures approximately 1 ¼ inches tall. Condition: Nice vintage condition as pictured. Please see all the pictures as they are part of the description.
The item "14k Yellow Gold & Carved Rose Quartz Lucky Buddha Pendant w Ruby Filigree Hat" is in sale since Tuesday, April 03, 2018. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Fine Jewelry\Fine Necklaces & Pendants\Gemstone". The seller is "marblemaniac" and is located in Boring, Oregon. This item can be shipped worldwide.