Heavy gold jewellery was in fashion throughout our history. All the new fashion trends would be cast in gold and become unforgettable. This layered necklace or 'nau-latha haar' was in fashion sometime in between the 1920 and 1940s. The amount of gold required to make it is phenomenal yet this traditional design continues to reappear in the modern times in bridal couture.
Story first published: Monday, August 13, 2012, 16:21 [IST]