Ephesian Medallion Charm
Hand carved crystal quartz depicting a bee and the phases of the moon. Bee is the symbol of Ephesus and the moon. As the owl was the emblem of Athena at Athens, so the bee seems to have been the emblem of Artemis at Ephesus, the, “Moon Goddess”. Bee was considered so important in the cult of Artemis that her priestesses received the name of Melissa, ‘’Bee’’.
Composition_14K gold, hand carved crystal quartz, diamonds
This piece is made to order; please allow two to three weeks for its creation.
This charm is sold without the chain.