A high quality silver “925” Jerusalem cross made in Bethlehem. The Necklace is approximately 19″ is length.
Jerusalem Crosses (also known as the Crusader’s cross) Also Known as the Five- Fold Cross, or “cross-and-crosslets”, Jerusalem crosses are a variant of the cross and consists of a large cross that is surrounded by four smaller Greek crosses – one in each of the quadrant formed by the larger cross.
The Five Wounds of Christ
Another symbolism is the representation of the five wounds of Christ. The smaller crosses represent the wounds on Christ’s feet and hands, and the larger central cross represents the wound inflicted by a soldier’s spear.