Scorpion Gold Necklace
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Small but potent, the yellow gold scorpion necklace features an intricately carved pendant also depicting the forepart of a lion's head on it's reverse side. It hangs on a fine sixteen inch trace chain.
The eighth sign of the zodiac, in Greek mythology Scorpio was sent by Gaia to sting Orion as punishment after he boasted that he could easily rid the earth of all creatures. Both were placed in the sky as constellations by Zeus where they appear to pursue each other across the night sky.
A symbol of benevolence and protection in ancient civilisations, the scorpion's raised stinger wards off enemies.
Crafted in solid 18k yellow gold.
Available exclusively through the website.
Handmade in London, England.
SIZE & FIT+
Chain length: 16 inches
Lobster clasp fastening