This Chinese kanji character for Pig is beautifully cut out.This very popular Chinese symbol is used to represent the 12th of the 12 animals in the Chinese Zodiac. According to one story, the Jade Emperor said the order would be decided by the order in which they arrived to his party. Pig was late because he was said to have overslept. Another version says that a wolf destroyed his house. He had to rebuild his home before he could set off. When he arrived, he was the last one and could only take twelfth place.
The Pig is associated with the Earthly Branch and the hours 9–11pm. In terms of yin and yang (阴阳—yīn yáng), the Pig is yin. In Chinese culture, pigs are the symbol of wealth. In this Year of The Pig, wear this pendant for good luck and prosperity. It is also a reminder that Pigs are enthusiastic, engaging and dynamic.
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925 Sterling silver. Available in 2 sizes, 20mm or 25mm diameter round, 0.8mm thick.