Story: Boadicea’s Shield Pendant is interesting. It is the name of a Warrior Queen. The gemstone is set from behind. The Sterling Silver is rounded to form the shield, and the pendant itself is framed with a beaded finish. A hidden bail is featured on the back. This is a pendant that you can wear daily, with any outfit, and feel confident.
Materials: The black onyx is a 7mm cabochon set in 925 Sterling Silver, and hung on a 925 Sterling Silver chain.
Measurement: This pendant measures 1 3/8″ in diameter.
Care: Use your jewelry cloth to maintain the shine and brightness of this pendant. Remember that your jewelry cloth will get black, but this is normal. You can use your jewelry cloth for years, in fact, you can use it until it’s threadbare!
Meaning: Boadicea was a queen of the British Iceni tribe. She led an uprising against the conquering forces of the Roman Empire in AD 60 or 61. So, the meaning of this pendant is one of personal victory and strength.
Black onyx can be used for grounding, protection, and self-control, and as a shield against negative energy. It has a calming quality, which can be beneficial in working with challenging emotions such as grief and anxiety. Black onyx also helps to balance yin and yang.