The Ankh is a recognized as an emblem of Ancient Egypt. The theory is that it combines the male and female symbols of Osiris (the T-cross) and Isis (the Oval) and signifies the union of heaven and earth.
It represents life and immortality, and it often depicts as being carried by the gods.
24K gold plate over pewter. Gold-filled earwires. Measures approximately 0.6" x 0.9".