Sterling Silver Childbirth Pendant. Replica. Persia. 18th-19th Century

Sterling Silver Childbirth Pendant. Replica. Persia. 18th-19th Century

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IM-421707

Brand: The Israel Museum

Availability: In stock
$340.00 $229.00
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Description

925 Sterling silver


Size: 1.2" X 2.1" / 3 X 5.5 cm
 

The ornamentation on this amulet render it typical of Jewish Persian amulets. Intended for the woman in childbirth, the inscription, taken from Psalms 121:1-8, also includes the name Jochebed, the mother of Moses and Aaron, known for her easy deliveries. 

A sterling silver chain or black silicone cord in your choice of length are available for an additional fee. 

This item comes with a certificate of authenticity of the Israel Museum, Jerusalem. Enclosed is a small description of its historical background in English and Hebrew.