Sterling Silver Hamsa Pendant
This extraordinary Sterling Silver Hamsa has a bezel-set Tiger's Eye in the palm of the hand. Also known as the Hand of Fatima, the Hamsa is a very old and sacred symbol to many cultures the world over. Known mostly for its protective quality, this little gem (literally) would be wonderful to wear every day.
This pendant measures approximately 3/4" long by 5/16" wide. The metal is Sterling Silver.
The pendant does not come with a chain.
The Hamsa Hand or Hand of Fatima originated in the ancient Middle East. However, today, we see people of many religious backgrounds wearing the Hamsa as a protective symbol. It is a talismanic symbol that people believed to protect them from harm against the evil eye and bring them goodness, abundance, fertility, luck, and good health. The hamsa hand has a wide variety of different spellings which include hamesh, hamsa, chamsa, and khamsa. It is also identified as the Hand of Miriam, Aaron and Moses's sister, and the Hand of Fatima, the prophet Mohammed's daughter.
Tiger’s Eye is a true hidden gem. This bright and warm stone has a vibrant energy that promotes courage, conviction, determination and leadership. It encourages us to always put our best foot forward and trust in our own abilities. Called the Stone of Confidence, Tiger’s Eye is grounding and energizing at the same time, enhancing our stamina and ability to produce but doing so in a manner that prevents burn-out. With its brilliant gold bands contrasting with the darker brown areas, Tiger’s Eye teaches us the importance of balance between extremes. It has the ability to sooth tensions and promotes harmony in relationships of all kinds, facilitating the finding of common ground. Tiger’s Eye is also a stone of prosperity and good fortune. It has a protective quality with regards to your personal possessions and wealth.
Note: Remember, stones and crystals are a product of nature. Inclusions, small nicks and matter within the stone are all normal and do not affect the stone's vibration.