Real Oak leaf and acorn gold pendant necklace with gold plated chain.
Oak leaf pendant size: Height 58mm x Width 34mm approx. Each Oak leaf and acorn is unique and individual.
A real Oak leaf was collected and the flesh removed. The acorn is dried to remove moisture. The remaining structure of the oak leaf is a beautiful skeleton. The skeleton oak leaf and acorn is then given a thick gold plating which provides strength and durability making it as strong as any other pendant. The Oak leaf and acorn pendant has been matched with a gold plated chain.
Oak in British culture.
The Druids frequently worshipped and practiced their rites in oak groves. In Somerset stand the two very ancient oaks of Gog and Magog named after the last male and female giants to roam Britain. The Major Oak in Sherwood Forest is purported to be the tree where Robin Hood and his Merry Men hatched their plots.