Connemara Marble St Brigid's Cross
Renowned for her carity and compassion, St Brigid has secured a special place in Ireland's history. The original cross was woven by St Brigid, from rushes found growing wild along the banks of the river Shannon. This intricate cross encapsulates St Brigid's prayer for protection and good health.
Manufactured by Solvar Jewelry in Dublin, this sterling silver pendant is set with Connemara Marble! Connemara Marble is from the Pre-Cambrian era and 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.
This piece comes to you gift boxed on an 18" sterling silver chain and is approximately .75" in diameter.