Surfer Saint Christopher Pendant Yellow Gold
$625.00 inc, GST
or 4 payments of $156.25 with Afterpay
Ride the wave of life and safe travels Babes.
- Solid 9K yellow gold medallion
- An interpretation on the St Christopher medallion
- It shows Poseidon, God of the Sea carrying a child to safety and another surfer below riding the crest of a wave.
- 25mm L x 15mm W
- Handmade in our Sydney Studio
Traditionally the St Christopher pendant is the patron saint of travel. Pictured carrying a child across a dangerous river he became the symbol of safe passage on land and water.
In the 70’s surfer girls and guys were given them to keep them safe on the ocean or hung from dashboards to keep them safe on road trips. In the 70’s Japanese living in Hawaii were making new hybrid versions of the traditional medal and including motifs from ocean mythology.
This one is based on the Hawaiian versions and an antique medallion Lucie found at a flea market in L.A.
It shows Poseidon – God of the Sea and all waters carrying the child to safety and another surfer below riding the crest of a wave.
We hope you all wear these in the ocean, on the river or on your overseas travels and they inspire you to keep riding the wave of life.