Silver Hamsa Necklace with Square Shaped Roman glass Ornament
This lovely, traditional 925 silver Hamsa inlaid with a Roman Glass accent is one of Michal Kirat's beautiful Israeli Jewelry creations.
925 Sterling Silver, White Pearl Beads , Semi-Precious Gemstone (Beads) : Green Peridot Stone , Dark Blue Demortorite Stone
This lovely, square Hamsa, made is set with an elegant Roman Glass cabochon. The Hamsa is a staple of Jewish mystical traditions. Hamsa means five in Aramaic and signifies the five fingers of the hand or our dependence on the Hand of God. The symbol, common to Middle East cultures is a symbol luck and divine protection against evil eye. Jews of the eastern traditions use this symbol in Jewish jewelry and artworks. Roman Glass is glass made throughout the Roman Empire and is a genuine antiquity. Roman craftsmen modernized glass making. and blowing roman Glass differs in color depending on the origin of the sand and the naturally occurring impurities. The glass remains and Natural processes have worked on the glass. the elements have changed and added complexity to colors, giving the glass the gemlike character we see. This pendant is a fine example Israeli Jewelry craft, combining history with art.
- Size (cm): 1.6 / 1.9
- Size (Inch): 0.62 / 0.74