Ethiopian Cross Pendant
Ethiopia: Coptic Neck Cross Pendant
of the Coptic Orthodox Church
Free shipping!In the 15th century King Za'ra Ya'cob enacted a degree, which told that all christs should wear a cross around their necks. This is why ethiopians receive at their baptism a neck string, to which a neck cross - as shown here - can be attached later.
|Material:||Normally an aloy of silver copper and nickel.|
|Heigth:||8.0 cm = 3.1 inches|
|Width:||5.1 cm = 2.0 inches|
|Weight:||20 g = 1 oz|