Naxian Sphinx Pendant
Stunning Naxian Sphinx pendant, handmade in Greece by A. Leondarakis jewelry.
The pendant features an exact copy of an ancient Greek, Delphi coin. On the front the coin has the Sphinx of the Naxians accompanied by the word ΔΕΛΦΟΙ (Deplhi).
The coin is made from copper and is engulfed by solid 925 sterling silver. Should you prefer, the setting can be made by solid gold; contact us for details. The Sphinx pendant will be sent to you in a fine presentation box for you to keep, or present as a gift, and will be hanged by a natural string for you to wear.
The Greek sphinx, a lion with the face of a human female, was considered as having ferocious strength, and was thought of as a guardian, often flanking the entrances to temples.
Established in 1920, A. Leondarakis is a family run business with a long history committed in the production of quality, unconventional gold and silver jewelry with a recognizable identity.
The A.Leondarakis name ensures that this artifact is made with quality in mind and will be a possession to enjoy.
Length with bale 3.2cm x Width 2.6cm (1.25″ x 1.02″)
Please note that the Sphinx pendant might not be in stock (please feel free to contact us for item availability). Because each item is handmade and not machine produced items that are not in stock might take up to two weeks to ship. Nevertheless, if the item is in stock, we will it ship in a maximum of three days.