Traditional Yemenite Art Handcrafted Sterling Silver Choshen Necklace
Representing the breastplate worn by the High Priest in the Holy Temple in Jerusalem, this sterling silver necklace is set with 12 gleaming multicolored gemstones and is enriched by a filigree design that adorns its four sides.
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925 Sterling Silver, Colorful Gemstones
Length: 35 mm / 1.38"
Width: 24 mm / 0.95"
Depth: 4 mm / 0.16"
Weight: 10 g / 0.35 oz
List of Gemstones: Onyx, Jasper, Amethyst, Garnite, Agate, Sodalite, Synthetic Bivalvia and Cat's Eye
Size of Stones: 3 mm / 0.12"
This necklace comes with a venetian box chain in a choice of sizes
Add an elegant element of faith to your next ensemble with this gorgeous necklace from Shoham Yemenite Art. Skillfully handcrafted from sterling silver, this necklace boasts an elegant filigree design bordering a remarkable representation of the choshen (the High Priest's breastplate), with radiant multicolored stones set within it. A marvelous blend of traditional Jewish symbolism and contemporary design, this necklace will make a fantastic addition to your wardrobe.
Please Note: As this item is handcrafted according to traditional methods, please allow up to 14 business days before the item is shipped for delivery. If you are purchasing it as a gift for a special occasion, we advise that you allow enough time for it to reach its destination.
A second-generation Israeli from a Yemenite family, Shoham Simchi began to train as a silversmith in his teen years, following in the footsteps of his family members before him. For the past 20 years, Simchi has been producing exquisite sterling silver works of Judaica in his Jerusalem-area workshop, blending together traditional and modern methods of craftsmanship.