Ankh pendant Egypt

Item number: 20138

The ankh, the Egyptian handle cross symbolises the life itself. So there are many images, in which a god or goddess reaches for the pharao's nose with the ankh and gives him the breath of life with it.

Category: Jewelry Crafts


3,99 €
≈ £ 3.67

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Ankh Egyptian pendant

This ankh pendant symbolises the life and the immortality. There are many traditions, in which you can see, that a god gives the pharaoh the ankh and therefore blesses him with life. Oft it is recognisable, that the ankh is closely connected to the nose, what for there can be made a connection between the life and breath.

Ankh pendant: beautiful jewellery

But not only in the ancient Egypt was a common symbol. As well today the ankh cross, or as well called bow of life often is worn as piece of jewellery. This symbol stands for a happy and healthy life and even shall symbolise the afterlife in the next world.

  • metal with coloured enamel
  • leather strap contained within the price
  • height: 2cm
  • the ankh pendant symbolises the happy life

The special mythology

In the ancient Egypt the ankh pendant not inevitably was found around the neck. The goddess Nebet-Ankh was the god of birth and in most of her images presented with a ankh cross in the hand. The pharaoh, who received the ankh cross, was considered as the son of Nebet-Ankh. SO even if you are not interested in the effect of this cross, then you would be wearing a fantastic jewellery hanging around your neck, which has a long background story.

The ankh pendant is a good choice, so don't hesitate anymore!

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