The Celts lived in western and central Europe in the 1st millennium BC. The mystical cult of the Celts believed that by wearing any of the 12 harmony symbols we have for sale, that they would be in harmony with the virtue of that symbol. The points surrounding the center symbolize the five virtues of the pentagram: generosity, courtesy, chastity, chivalry and piety. Sir Gawain was said to have these inscribed in gold on his shield. It measures about 1 1/4″ high and is new and unused pewter material and comes on a black woven 34″ long adjustable cord. Each pendant comes with a Celtic symbol card with descriptions of each of the 12 different Celtic Visions designs. This item has been stored in a pet and smoke free environment.