Wheel Pendant replica in Sterling Silver.
The wheel, with four or more spokes, was a symbol of love. In ancient Rome , the wheel was an amulet made for children to wear throughout the adolescent phase. The medallion had a purpose to protect the baby from evil forces and spirits.
A lucky charm amulet in ancient style.
- Material: Sterling Silver / Sterling Silver 18K GOLD plated
- Weight: about 0,02 lb (8.5 g)
- Size: 1,2 x 1,5 x 0,39 inch (3 x 4 x 1 cm)
- Color: Silver / Golden
Produced in Italy
"Splendors. The luxury of ornaments in Herculaneum", edited by Francesco Sirano.
"Female beauty in Pompeii. Cosmetics and ornaments", edited by Antonio D'Ambrosio.
"The collections of the National Museum of Naples", by the Pedicini Photographic Archive.