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Real Birch leaf necklace iridescent copper with black cord
Real Birch leaf necklace iridescent copper with 18" black faux suede cord.


 
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Real Birch leaf necklace iridescent copper with 18" black faux suede cord.

Pendant size approx:
Height 5.5cm
Width 3cm

Real Birch leaf iridescent copper pendant necklaceA real Birch leaf was picked from the tree and dipped in iridescent copper. This is carefully done to preserve all of the detail in the leaf like its veins and edges. The finished result is a beautiful dipped leaf necklace. Real leaves dipped in iridescent copper are strong and durable. Real leaf jewellery is a unique gift for all occasions.


Real leaf necklace meaning
Birch 'Lady of the woods' is one of the first trees to come into leaf and is a representation of the emergence of spring.

In early Celtic mythology, the birch came to symbolise renewal and purification. It was celebrated during the festival of Samhain (now Halloween in Britain), the start of the Celtic year, when purification was also important. Bundles of birch twigs were used to drive out the spirits of the old year.

Birch besoms, or brooms were also the archetypal witches' broomsticks, used in their shamanic flights, perhaps after the use of extracts of the fly agaric mushrooms commonly found in birchwoods.

Deities associated with birch are mostly love and fertility goddesses, such as the northern European Frigga and Freya. Eostre (from whom we derive the word Easter), the Anglo Saxon goddess of spring was celebrated around and through the birch tree between the spring equinox and Beltane.
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Excellent September 13, 2016
Reviewer: Stefan from near Cambridge United Kingdom  
The necklace arrived promptly and is a beautiful and original piece. Very pleased.

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Lovely gift July 29, 2016
Reviewer: Heather Conway from Aberfeldy, Perthshire Scotland  
Beautifully made and delivered quickly. My niece loved it. Would definitely recommend.

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