This 14 karat yellow gold small Saint Brigid’s Cross pendant comes with 18” gold chain. The St Brigid’s Cross was first created with reeds and rushes by our female patron saint St Brigid. The cross was used as a symbol of protection from evil, fire and hunger. This necklace has been Irish hallmarked by the Assay office at Dublin Castle. This St Brigid’s cross is a perfect gift for someone who loves Irish history and heritage.