Hand carved Medieval Jerusalem Cross pendant based on the symbol of French crusader Godfrey of Bouillon.
The Jerusalem cross, also known as Crusader 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.
• Hand carved in solid yellow bronze.
• Patina applied for contrast.
• Soldered bronze bail.
• Embedded black spinel in its center.
• The pendant is about 1" or 27 mm wide.
• 14k gold filled chain option
• Gold filled has 100 times more gold than plated thus doe not rub or peel off.
• Antiqued solid sterling silver chain option
• 4 mm wide black genuine Greek leather option