The artistically unique style of the sterling silver tortoise necklace is a work of art in its own right. 925 sterling silver, in a high mirror polish with whimsical stylized feet and eyes, it has a 18mm round cabochon stone setting, and measures 1 1/4 inches wide by 1 3/4 inches high. The tortoise is suspended with a ring and showcased on an 18-inch sterling silver snake chain with a lobster ring clasp. The tortoise necklace is realized in a softness of metals, and is the piece that brings a smile to those who wear it.
Symbolism: tortoises play an important role in mythology, and are often referred to in legends regarding the origin of the earth. The tortoise symbolizes longevity, power, and tenacity (China).
Store jewelry in the velveteen pouch provided with your order. Remove jewelry prior to bathing, exercising, cleaning, swimming, gardening, and applying hair and body products. Do not use abrasives to clean. Jewelry can be cleaned with soft cloth and silver cleaner only.