This beautiful little Hamsa Hand is an widely recognized and ancient symbol of protection, blessings and strength. Referring to the Hand of God this symbol is particularly used as a potent defense against the evil eye. Also referred to as a hamesh, hamsa, chamsa, or khamsa, this necklace is an excellent finishing touch to any dress style that you want to carry off with an air of simplicity and quiet, unforced elegance. The chain and pendant are made in solid 14k yellow, white & rose gold. Handcrafted with love in New York City.