Pretty solid bronze vintage hand-worked Tree of Life fertility pendant necklace. With bronze bail and lobster clasp. Complete with a Blessing known as the Ben Porat Prayer which appears at the end of the Book of Genesis. It is a prayer for both fertility and protection. It is included with this necklace in both Hebrew and English and includes a history of the meaning of the prayer.
Meaning: The symbol of the Tree of Life has been used throughout history, in philosophy and mythology. It is an ancient symbol of fertility and is mentioned in the Book of Genesis – “Proverbs 3:18 She is a tree of life to those who lay hold of her; those who hold her fast are called blessed”. In the Book of Proverbs, the tree of life is associated with wisdom and calmness. The Tree of Life symbol is sometimes associated with the goddesses of fertility.
Length: 17 inches (43cm). Extendable by 3cm. Pendant drop (including bail): 3.8cm.
Measurement: Tree: 2cm diameter
Solid Bronze: Aged and antiqued
Presented in an I.Love.Vintage© handcrafted decoupage gift box.