Hand sculpted symbol of the Mayan god Kukulkan necklace, the plumed serpent from Chichen Itza, Yucatan.
Kukulkan ("Plumed Serpent", "amazing Serpent") is the name of a Mesoamerican serpent deity that was worshipped by the Yucatec Maya people of the Yucatán Peninsula before the Spanish conquest of Yucatán. The depiction of the Feathered Serpent is present in other cultures of Mesoamerica. Kukulkan is closely related to the deity Qʼuqʼumatz of the Kʼicheʼ people and to Quetzalcoatl of Aztec mythology. He is the messenger of the gods.
- Hand sculpted pendant.
- Solid yellow bronze also called jeweler gold bronze pendant.
- Signed in the back by artist.
- 14k gold filled chain. Gold filled has 100 times more gold than plated. Does not rub off.
- Nickel free
- The pendant is about 0.75" x 1.5" or 2cm x 4cm.
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