This cross was the symbol of the Crusader Kingdom of Jerusalem, which existed for almost two hundred years after the First Crusade.
The four smaller crosses are said to symbolise either the four books of the Gospel or the four directions in which the Word of Christ spread from Jerusalem.
Alternately, all five crosses can symbolise the five wounds of Christ during the Passion
This beautiful sterling silver pendant is 1.9cm tall.
It does not include a chain.
Silver is considered to be protective, calming, and to have money-drawing vibrations. It is considered a psychic metal. It is said to enhance and empower psychic abilities within the bearer. Silver as a metal is associated with Lunar energies.
All our jewellery is made here in Rhode Island by American Craftsmen and Women... giving American jobs. Please support American Business. Let us make a piece for you. All items are handcrafted to order.saving the earth's natural resources. By using reclaimed metal, we decrease the demand for newly mined ore. Precious metals can be repeatedly recycled with no loss in quality; they are a naturally renewable resource. Mother would approve!
This is a beautiful piece of jewellery with wonderful details. You will treasure this piece and its workmanship!