Tree of life torc bangle – a heavy, twisted pewter torc with tree of life designs on the ends.
PLEASE NOTE: repeated bending of this product may cause it to weaken or break.
According to classical writers, the Celts wore torcs into battle. Both neck and arm torcs have been discovered in Britain and Europe and it is thought that they marked a person of high status, such as a warrior or chieftain.
The concept of a tree of life has been used in science, religion, philosophy, and mythology. A tree of life is a common motif in various world theologies, mythologies, and philosophies. It alludes to the interconnection of all life on our planet and serves as a metaphor for common descent in the evolutionary sense.
Width: 8mm Internal width: 64mm (torcs are adjustable)
Supplied in a velvet draw-string pouch.
The venerable alloy of pewter is made of 92% tin, with copper and antimony to harden it and enhance casting. All of our St Justin Pewter products are LEAD FREE.