What is the meaning behind the mysterious spiral designs on this limited edition sterling silver Newgrange Cross by Boru Jewelry? Perhaps the ancient Celts who carved these whorls into stones at Newgrange knew their secret; all we know is that we find them—and the cross—utterly mesmerizing.
• Crafted in sterling silver
• Sandblasted finish
• Limited edition design
• Measures approximately 2/3" wide by 1" high
• Hangs from 18" sterling silver chain
• Packaged in elegant gift box
• Stamped with the Dublin Castle Assay Mark, guaranteeing authenticity
• Handmade to order by Boru Jewelry
• Imported from Dublin, Ireland
Did You Know? Newgrange, a prehistoric monument in County Meath, Ireland, was originally built around 3200 BC, making it approximately 5,000 years old. It is thought to be more than five hundred years older than the Great Pyramid of Giza in Egypt and predates Stonehenge by about a thousand years.
About the Artists. Brian Boru, from whom Boru Jewelry takes its name, became the last High King of all Ireland in 1002 and reigned until 1014. Inspired by this last great king, and with a desire to replicate the values, heritage, skills, and craftsmanship that go into making exquisite handmade Celtic jewelry, Boru creates pieces of jewelry that are handcrafted in Ireland, beautiful in design, and of the finest quality. All Boru craftsmen, who hail from Ireland or Europe, have more than 10 years of experience in their craft.