Camino Shell Pendant
Embark on a journey of discovery with our exquisitely crafted handmade sterling silver shell pendant necklace. The pendant, fashioned in the likeness of the revered scallop shell, serves as a tribute to the storied Camino de Santiago. This symbolic piece, measuring approximately 1" in diameter, is meticulously handcrafted, available in either a flat or convex design, each carrying its unique allure.
Suspended from an adjustable double slider knot leather cord, this necklace offers versatility in length, ranging from 16 to 24 inches, ensuring a perfect fit for any occasion. The supple leather cord not only provides durability but also adds a touch of rustic elegance, resonating with the organic essence of the scallop shell pendant.
The scallop shell holds profound significance along the revered Camino de Santiago, where its iconic presence serves as a guiding beacon for pilgrims on their spiritual journey to Santiago de Compostela. Symbolizing direction, purpose, and the shared experience of pilgrims, this pendant embodies the essence of the Camino, making it an emblem of profound personal significance for travelers and seekers alike.
Beyond the pilgrim's path, the scallop shell's enduring symbolism extends its reach, adorning walls, churches, and signposts, serving as a timeless emblem of unity and guidance. Pilgrims proudly wear it as tattoos or around their necks in the form of necklaces, carrying with them the spirit of exploration and shared pilgrimage experiences.
Embrace the spirit of the Camino de Santiago and its profound symbolism with this sterling silver scallop shell pendant necklace—a timeless piece that not only adorns but also honors the journey, guiding your path with its significance and grace.
I finished the Camino Norte in July of 2015and was inspired to create these when I got home.
Makes a great gift for the future traveler or a wonderful remembrance for those that have been.
Artist: Frank Maiolo
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