In the shape of a crescent moon with pinched rounded terminals, a wide ribbed suspension loop attached to the top. Such amulets were considered protection from the evil eye and negative feelings, the Romans considered them a sign of good fortune. Strung for wearing on a 20-inch sterling silver chain.
Dimensions: Length: 2.3 cm (0.90 inches), strung on a 20-inch sterling silver chain.
Condition: Intact and in very good condition overall.
Provenance: Alex Malloy collection, acquired in the 1980s - early 1990s.