Wow! A fantastic necklace for well-dressed people. Of the twelve zodiac animals, the ox is one of the most common but magnificent images: strong, simple and unadorned. In the year of the ox, ox has been an auspicious animal, and green jade ox pendant is very popular. This necklace is woven out of nylon red strings, decorated with a green jade ox pendant, and you may adjust the length of the strings. The skilled craftsman makes the best use of the natural color and shape of raw material, carving it into a small green jade ox pendant. In China, jade carving dates back to the late Old Stone Age. By the late New Stone Age, jade ornaments such as bi (pierced disc), zhui (pendants), earrings, bracelets had appeared. In the Shang and Zhou dynasties(11th century B.C.-256B.C), jade articles were used as ritual objects and symbols of personal morality or political authority. Jade has been cherished by the Chinese as a symbol of many virtues. Its hardness suggests firmness and loyalty, and its luster projects purity and beauty. Typical of jade carving are flowers, birds, animals, vases, incense burners, and natural scenery. Jade ornament may also be as a talisman to get rid of bad luck. If you are wearing such a fantastic necklace with fashionable dress, it will not only make your look fabulous but also bring you good luck and happiness in the year of the ox.Material: Jade Pendant Dimension: 1"3/8W x 4"H Necklace Length: 18"7/8.
Preparation Time: 2-3 working days