Silver Hoshen Necklace with Gemstones

Silver Hoshen Necklace with Gemstones


Brand: Silver Jewelry

Availability: In stock
$85.00 $59.99
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925 Sterling Silver

Size:  0.7" X 0.9" / 1.8 X 2.3 cm

This stunning necklace is a representation of the Hoshen Mishpat containing 12 gemstones, one for each tribe of Israel.

Comes with a sterling silver chain in your choice of length.

The Hoshen Mishpat was the breastplate worn by the Jewish High Priest in the days of Jerusalem’s Holy Temple. There were 12 precious stones on the Hoshen, as mentioned in Book of Exodus (28:15-30), representing the twelve tribes of Israel: Ruby, Garnet, Citrine, Blue Topaz, Topaz, Sapphire, Peridot, Onyx, Emerald, Diamond, Amethyst, Aquamarine. Today, the elegant design of the Hoshen makes a beautiful decorative motif throughout Jewish art and jewelry.