Adornments like octopus medallions were worn by sailors to ward off evil.

Seamen understood the eerie magic of the octopus. It’s black ink-jet expulsions and other-worldly appearance struck awe (and terror) in the observer.

Hence, it makes an incredibly powerful totem, carrying great status – a symbol of protection and good luck.


• Hand carved charm.

• Solid yellow bronze also called jeweler gold bronze charm.

• Signed in the back by artist.

• Soldered eyelet on top.

• The coin is about 3/4".

 •14k gold filled chain.

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

• Nickel free.

Octopus Necklace