Israel Museum 925 Sterling Silver Heart Shaddai Clip-on Charm
Brand: The Israel Museum
925 Sterling Silver
Size: 14mm x 16mm / 0.5" x 0.6"
Inscribed in Hebrew on the obverse of this amuletic bracelet charm is the world "Shaddai", the Almighty amidst a floral design. On the reverse are the opening words of the verses written in the phylacteries and mezuzot: "Here O Israel the Lord our God the Lord is One" (Deuteronomy 6:4-9).
Amulets were intended to guard their owners' families and property from natural disasters, spells, and evil spirits. Some were used to heal sickess and cure infertility; others were meant to shield the traveler from peril, to promote success and bounty, and even to secure the affection of friends and lovers, and this one is sue to make the perfect addition to your favourite bracelet.
This item comes with a certificate of authenticity of the Israel Museum, Jerusalem together with a description of its historical background in English and Hebrew.