Hand of strength Necklace

  $184.00

ON SALE is one of the NEW Figa Hand Necklace in Bronze . Each one is 

This hand of strength is capped with an organic textured sterling silver handmade fitting . Carved in black horn  - naturally and ethically sourced . beef bone. Looks and feels like ivory. The very fine hand has been hand carved by JJ my wonderful friend that discovered bone carving as a therapuetic tool when in rehab many years ago. 

Inspired by the figa hand charms which the gesture uses a thumb wedged in between two fingers. This gesture is most commonly used to ward off the evil eye, insult someone, or deny a request. Because of its origins in Southern Europe or Latin Europe, the gesture was imported to Latin America.

This hand is a  raised fist, or the clenched fist, is a symbol of solidarity and support. It is also used as a salute to express unity, strength, defiance, or resistance.


Model wears this exact one with others slightly different but same size.

 

ONE ONLY as each is individually HANDMADE

 

The chain is a long fine sterling and a length of 75cm 

Weight is 10 grams with chain

Each is individually handmade so no two are exactly the same. 


 


Hand of strength Necklace
Hand of strength Necklace
Hand of strength Necklace
Hand of strength Necklace