Crafted in the ancient Ottoman tradition, hand engraved aqeeq (agate) is set with a delicate border of tiny faceted sapphires. The incscription reads "Astaghfir Allah" (Allah Forgive Me), an expression of forgiveness and protection from evil in Islam. Three teardrop jades accent the bottom of the necklaces, with a carved filigree clasp and substantial hand made silver chain with 2 in. extender. The lobster claw clasp can be position anywhere on the chain allowing you to wear this necklace short or long. The aqeeq is a natural stone favored by the Prophet Muhammed (saw) according to some Islamic traditions.
Please note that each piece is individually hand made following centuries old jewelry making traditions. Differences in engraving, slight marks and imperfections are a hallmark of the individuality of this product and no two pieces will be exactly alike
Total weight approx 28 gms
Pendant measures 1.75 in.x 1.5 in. (4.4 cm.x 3.8 cm.), not including clasp
25in./63.5 cm. silver chain with lobster claw clasp included, 1.5 in. extender makes the length adjust to 27.5 in./70 cm
Hand made in Turkey
Beautifully presented in a black custom gift box with Artizara logo