Cyrus II of Persia, commonly known as Cyrus the Great and also called Cyrus the Elder by the Greeks, was the founder of the Achaemenid Empire, the first Persian Empire.
He wrote the First Declaration of Human Rights in 539 BCE, granting individual and religious freedoms to those within his empire and released the Jews from exile. From Asia Minor in the West to India in the East, the Achaemenid Empire under Cyrus was the largest empire the world had yet seen.
Hand sculpted in solid yellow bronze.
The pendant is about 1.5" x 1".
Signed in the back by artist.
Different 14k gold filled chain or blackened sterling silver chain lengths and thickness options are available.
The med chain is 2.3mm.
The thick chain is 3.5mm.
Gold filled has 100 times more gold than plated thus does not rub or peel off.
Also, a 4 mm wide black genuine Greek leather option.
The sterling silver chain option is antiqued (oxidized).
The chain is not painted on.
Over time the oxidation might fade or darken in color depending on your body's chemistry.