The pendant is a handmade sunburst made of baltic birch wood, measures approximately 2-1/2" round x 1/8", the half-moon and stars have been cross stitched on black canvas and it has been securely set into the setting without a covering (glass, etc.). The entire pendant has been varnished with a uv satin for protection and the pendant lays nice and smooth against the skin. The chain measures 18", closes with a lobster claw clasp and is a dark, gunmetal grey finish. The colors are really lively and it looks great in person! To learn more about the symbolism of the moon, see the description to the right.
The back of the pendant has been initialed and dated by the artist.
Half-Moon Sunburst Pendant Necklace
The moon is a feminine symbol, universally representing the rhythm of time as it embodies the cycle. The phases of the moon symbolize immortality and eternity, enlightenment or the dark side of nature herself.