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The Jerusalem cross, also known as Crusaders' cross or the "Five-fold Cross" originates with the coat of arms worn by Godfrey of Bouillon during the First Crusade, and it remained in use as the arms of the King of Jerusalem throughout their duration (1099–1291).

The Lord of Bouillon was the first knight to arrive in Jerusalem and thus free the city from the Muslim occupation.

The cross was later used by the Knights Templar and the Knights Hospitaller.

A banner with a variation of the Jerusalem cross was used at the proclamation of the Revolution on Mount Pelion Anthimos Gazis in May 1821 in the Greek War of Independence.


- Handmade solid yellow bronze charm.

- Patina applied for contrast.

- Soldered bronze eyelet.

- The charms are about 15 mm wide.

- 14k gold filled ear wire.

- Gold filled has 100 times more gold than plated so does not rub or peel off.

- Nickel free

Jerusalem Cross Earrings - Knights Templar Cross

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