A truly majestic piece of jewelry from Tibet made of turquoise,coral and orange amber beads along with crushed stone.The amazing handwork that went into this piece is breathtaking.
A unique Hamsa necklace decorated with squares of turquoise and coral chips, connected with small turquoise, coral and silver beads forming hamsa (hand)The small pendants feature a gorgeous turquoise and coral design (each necklace slightly differs, making this a truly unique piece).
Measurements: Total length approx 50cm. Bottom panel with pendant measures 5cm drop.
Materials: Silvered white metal (nickel free), turquoise & coral stone.
History: The Hamsa is a palm-shaped amulet popular throughout the Middle East and North Africa and commonly used in jewelry and wall hangings. Depicting the open right hand, an image recognized and used as a sign of protection in many times throughout history, the hamsa is believed by some, predominantly Muslims and Jews, to provide defense against the evil eye.