This striking Haida Gold and Abalone Repoussé Moon Pendant is handmade by Haida artist Derek White from the Haida Nation. The pendant has been hand-carved and hammered in 18 karat gold and features two abalone inlays for the eyes. The repoussé (hammered) finish adds dimensionality and a textured finish to the gold surface.
The Moon Symbol is the protector and guardian of the earth. Its spirit watches over us and can change our moods.
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The pendant is nearly 2 1/2 inches or 6 1/2 centimeters high (including the bale), 2 inches or 5 centimeters wide, and weighs over 1 ounce, or close to 31 grams.
The price includes shipping to the USA and Canada.