Jerusalem Stone Necklace with Silver Hamsa Bell and Jerusalem Prayer
925 Sterling Silver, Jerusalem Stone
Size: 2.1cm x 3.4cm / 0.8" x 1.3"
This roughly-hewn Jerusalem stone necklace features a delicately colored stone with a genuine rock texture, on which the Hebrew prayer for Jerusalem has been crafted in shining silver. It reads: Im eshkachech Yerushalayim tishkach yemini – if I forget Jerusalem, let my right hand wilt - this is one of Judaism's core sentiments.The bell from which the pendant hangs is shaped like a Hamsa; it has been intricately engraved with images of Jerusalem's iconic brickwork.
This necklace includes a certificate of authenticity, and a silver chain in your choice of length.
Hamsas are ancient talismans, said to represent the hand of God protecting the wearer from the Evil Eye. They are popular in Jewish, Middle Eastern and North African art.
Quarried from areas across Israel, Jerusalem stone is the term given to the pale rocks which are iconic of the city’s majestic landmarks and buildings. Ranging from grayish white through palest pink to tawny yellow, the beautiful stone offers an instant symbolic connection to Jerusalem.