Sterling Black Silver Plated Maile Leaf with Honu (Turtle) Barrel Pendant (Chain Sold Separately)
Solid 925 Sterling Black Silver Plated Maile Leaf with Honu (Hawaiian Turtle) Barrel Pendant (Chain Sold Separately)
All weights and measurements are approximate and may vary slightly from listed information as below:
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Material: Solid 925 Sterling Silver
This beautiful pendant is made with 925 Sterling Silver. 925 Sterling Silver means the silver is alloyed with 92.5% of pure silver and 7.5% of other metal (usually copper). It is the highest concentration of silver allowed in jewelry.
The Maile leaf can be used for many occasions such as weddings, graduations and dances. In Hawaiian culture the Maile lei is used for offerings at hula performances and is referred to "lei of royalty" which signifies respect and honor.
Honu or Sea Turtle symbolizes luck, endurance and long life. It is often depicted as a guardian spirit or Amakua.