Burke Ewig Jewelry

Coral necklace

€85

hand made necklace hand made with rough and unpolished Coral with natural silk thread.

The total length from point to point of the necklace is 39 cm.

The closure is Sterling silver 925.

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The necklace with come in a satin bag in a box ready for gifting.

The Coral necklace in these pictures has sold, you will receive a necklace made the same exact way with all the same materials. All natural gemstones beads have their own unique markings and colors, so the crystal necklace you receive will be an original Burke Ewig Jewelry design.

Since the beginning of the 1st millennium, precious coral has been highly prized as a gem believed to be endowed with mysterious, powerful and sacred properties. The Gauls often used coral gems as ornamentation for their helmets and weapons in the belief that it was a protective stone. Ancient Egyptians also placed coral in tombs of the deceased to protect against evil spirits because they believed each coral gem actually contained divine blood. The Romans hung branches of coral around the necks of their children to protect them from danger. In the early 20th century, the people of Italy used coral for protection from the 'evil eye' and many Italians used it for infertility.

In the Jyotish and Vedic practice of planetary gemology, red coral is the planetary stone for Mars. The Pueblo Indians considered coral to be one of the four elemental stones. Among the Hopi and Zuni tribes, the 'road of life' is symbolized by coral, jet, abalone and turquoise (the four elements). Although precious coral is not a traditional birthstone for any month, it is a zodiac stone for Pisces, Scorpio, Capricorn and Taurus. Red coral is ideal for the root or base chakra and pink coral can be beneficial for the heart chakra.

Each hand crafted piece is made using natural materials, ensuring no two pieces are truly alike. 

*All pieces are handcrafted in Ibiza (Spain) and made to order
*Slight variations due to the individuality of each piece

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