From the Sanskrit word for circle, the mandala is a spiritual symbol of calmness, serenity, and universal peace. A slender slice of luminous mother-of-pearl is hand-etched with the mandala design and wrapped in silver. Suspended from a 16" silver chain with 2" extender. Lobster-claw clasp. 1½" pendant. Designed by Northern California artist Sarah Brioni, whose beautiful pieces combine timeless themes with modern jewelry designs. In natural pearl. Imported.