The snake eating its own tail, or Ouroboros, has symbolized many things over the ages, but generally represents ideas of recreation of self, unity, and infinity. The ouroboros has been important in religious and mythological symbolism world wide. The Ouroboros appeared in Ancient Norse mythology as Jörmungandr, one of the children of Loki, who grew so large that it could encircle the world and grasp its tail in its teeth.
Details: The Ouroboros pendant is sterling silver and finished with black antiquing. The snake forms an infinity symbol. The pendant measures 34.8 mm long and 26.7 mm wide. The snake eating its tail pendant weighs 6.2 grams.
Chain Options: 24" long stainless steel curb chain, 24" long black leather cord ($5.00), or a 20" sterling silver box chain ($25.00). Additional chains are available on our accessories page.
Optional Stones: The snake's eye can be set with your choice of faceted 1.5 mm stones: Choose from imitation garnet, amethyst, aquamarine, diamond, emerald, alexandrite, ruby, peridot, sapphire, pink tourmaline, topaz, or blue zircon.
Packaging: This item comes in a satin drawstring jewelry pouch.
Production: We are a made-to-order company. Your order will ship in 5 to 10 business days if the item is not in stock.
We have been making these earrings before we had the Wheel of Time licensing.