Diomedes Pendant

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In Greek mythology, Diomedes, a brave and skilled warrior of the Trojan War, is often depicted in front of the Palladion, a sacred statue of Athena. This moment signifies a crucial point in the war, as the Palladion held immense importance to the fate of Troy; it was believed that as long as the statue remained within the city, Troy could not fall. Diomedes' presence in front of the Palladion represents not only his daring and martial prowess but also highlights the intricate interplay of divine favor and human ambition in ancient Greek tales. The image of Diomedes before the Palladion encapsulates a moment where mythology, warfare, and the divine intersect, symbolizing the pivotal roles of both gods and heroes in the epic narrative of the Trojan War.

Approx. Dimensions : 17mm x 15mm

Approx. Weight: 6g

Each Olithica pendant is handcrafted in our Los Angeles studio. We use exclusively 925 sterling silver and fused 24K gold for all our pieces.

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The Olithica Distinction

Ancient Craft, Modern Mastery: Every Piece a Timeless Heirloom

Melding ancient techniques reminiscent of blacksmiths from 2500 years ago with contemporary craftsmanship, we produce jewelry that exudes character, grit, and a deep-rooted sense of history. Our creations appear as though they have awakened from a millennia-long rest beneath the earth. This blend of time-honored and modern methods makes our process highly labor-intensive. Every component is attentively fashioned by artisan hands, ensuring that beauty and strength converge seamlessly. As a testament to our hand-made approach, each Olithica piece showcases subtle variations in color, texture, and shape, epitomizing a truly unique modern heirloom.