Connemara Marble Round Pendant
Made by Sue Bowden in Thomastown, Kilkenny. This traditional Irish Celtic Knotwork design is inset into round shape pendant and is surrounded by Connemara Marble. Dating from the Pre-Cambrian era, Connemara Marble is over 600 million years old. It is found only in a remote area in the West of Ireland. It is a metamorphic rock formed when limestone was heated under pressure, producing a hard granular rock. Its unique green color symbolizes Ireland. It is said to bring serenity to those who keep it close.
his pendant is packaged on a Connemara Marble informational card, on an 18" sterling silver chain, and is approximately 1" long and .4" wide.