Sterling Mayan Calender Necklace. This is a Dainty Sterling Silver Hand stamped Pendant with Silver Chain. Made in Mexico and signed by artist.
The Maya calendar consists of several cycles or counts of different lengths. While some groups in the Guatemalan highlands still use the Haab today. The Haab has eighteen months of twenty days each, plus an additional period of five days (“nameless days”) at the end of the year known as Wayeb. These nameless days, considered to be dangerous times. Therefore Maya relied on customs and rituals to fight evil spirits.
Mexico has a rich history with silver as well as silversmithing. In fact some of the most famous silversmiths in the world come from Taxco, Mexico. While Mexico is one of the largest producers of Silver in the world.
Mayan Calender Necklace Size and Condition
The pendant of this Mayan Calender Necklace is a dainty 5/8″ in diameter with an 18″ fine Chain. While weighing a total of 4.7 grams. Overall this Pendant Necklace is in excellent condition with a nice patina.