14K Gold Filigree Hamsa Pendant with Roman Glass Oval
Brand: Ben Jewelry
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14K Yellow Gold, Roman Glass
Size: 27mm x 18mm / 1.1" x 0.7"
This amazing Hamsa pendant will make an extraordinary gift to the special person in your life! A large oval of Roman Glass is framed in a solid gold border, which in turn is surrounded by a twisted golden edge. The surrounding Hamsa has been delicately filled with an exquisite filigree design. Intended to guard and protect the wearer, Hamsas are potent talismans: this beautiful pendant is sure to make a cherished gift.
This necklace is available with a 14K gold chain at an additional charge.
Roman glass is a rare material discovered in archaeological excavations around Israel. Glass was once a prized commodity reserved for royalty and the wealthy, but became increasingly common throughout the Roman Empire. Israel is one of the few places in the world where geological and climatic conditions coincide to enable the formation of what we call Roman Glass. Over time, the buried glass shards absorb minerals from the surrounding soil, and the soil’s unique mineral content creates an exquisite ‘patina’ – the delicate coloring of this precious material.
Roman Glass ranges in color from iridescent hues of blues and greens to shimmering purples and yellows and sparkling flecks of pink and orange. No two fragments of this ancient material are completely alike, so your gorgeous piece of Roman Glass jewelry is completely unique to you!
Please Note: Patina is incredibly delicate. To preserve it, do not allow glass to come in contact with water.
Ben Jewelry is a world-famous Israeli jeweler renowned for combining the ancient art of filigree with sleek, modern design and beautiful precious stones. Descended from jewelers to Yemen’s royal court, Ben is one of Israel’s most prestigious luxury jewelry designers.