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Sterling silver pendant necklace, 'Hand of Hamsa' - Taxco Silver Sterling Silver Pendant Necklace

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Taxco Silver Sterling Silver Pendant Necklace, "Hand of Hamsa"

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By Maria Belen Nilson, this pendant takes the form of an amulet known as the... more

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By Maria Belen Nilson, this pendant takes the form of an amulet known as the "hamsa," which means "five" in Arabic. It is considered a defense against the evil eye. Popular in Jewish culture, its five fingers can represent the five books of the Torah and the fifth letter of the Hebrew alphabet, which represents one of the holy names of God. It is also a reminder to praise God with all five senses. Crafted of sterling silver mined in Taxco, the pendant is worn on a silver chain.

.925 Sterling silver

  • 10 grams
  • 0.35 oz
  • 44.5 cm L
  • 17.5" L
  • Pendant(s): 4.2 cm L x 1.7 cm W
  • Pendant(s): 1.6" L x 0.7" W

  • Sterling silver
  • Signed by the artist
  • Lobster claw clasp
  • Made in Mexico.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Mexicoicon info
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  • Free Jewelry Packaging? Yes
  • Premium Jewelry Gift Box? Yes

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pattipatio

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06/19/2016

"Keepsake"

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Love the eye in the hand

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Brenda

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01/04/2018

"Unique!"

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The eye in hand is such an original and fun pendant. There are so many of Marias pieces that I have on my wishlist. She is an amazing artist.

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Rosemarie Waite

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09/23/2021

"Wowzer!!!"

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These earrings are substantially beautiful. They are able to stand on their own beautifully. You wont regret this purchase.

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Taxco Rose, Taxco Sterling Silver Turquoise Drop Earrings From Mexico

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Neri

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09/09/2021

"Gorgeous ring"

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Beautiful ring and comfortable to use!!

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Robert

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07/15/2021

"Lovely Silver"

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I collect mermaid jewelry and this is beautiful.

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Margaretta

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04/04/2021

"Beautiful!"

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I wanted this pendant the moment I saw it. I am very pleased with it. I only wish the pendant was larger.

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