The beautiful goddess, Artemis, is depicted on this attractive cameo pendant. The carnelian colored glass has been molded in her image. She is adorned with a helmet and a crescent relating to hunting and the moon. The twin sister of Apollo, Artemis is the daughter of Zeus and Leto. She is the goddess of hunting, the wilderness and wild animals. She was also a goddess of childbirth, and the protector of girl children.
Measures 7/8" by 7/8" not including bail.