5. A large repousse makara ring
Size: US11; Weight: 23.7 grams
A bold silver alloy ring with deep repousse of two entwined makara.
Makara is a legendary sea-creature in Hindu mythology. In Hindu astrology, Makara is equivalent to the Zodiac sign Capricorn. Makara appears as the vahana (vehicle) of the river goddess Ganga, Narmada and of the sea god Varuna.