Shiitake Mushroom Necklace

Shiitake Mushroom Necklace

Preserved Shiitake Mushroom Necklace $50.00 17" Necklace made of a preserved shiitake mushroom, Greek leather, sterling silver findings, and a sterling silver "long life" clasp. Used for more than 6000 years medicinally by the Chinese, the shiitake mushroom is also a symbol of longevity due to its healing properties. The shiitake mushroom, when eaten, cleans toxins out of the body and is beneficial for the liver and lungs. Each pendant is unique.

  • Petals flutter gently in the breeze, like tiny capsules of life, in a beautiful moment of passing. Life is as delicate as these falling petals, easily crushed or bruised. In Buddhism, man's death is regarded as deliverance from th... Petals flutter gently in the breeze, like tiny capsules of life, in a beautiful moment of passing. Life is as delicate as these falling petals, easily crushed or bruised. In Buddhism, man's death is regarded as deliverance from the corrupt world, and is symbolized by the scattering of petals. Cherry blossoms, in their delicate and short lived nature, is a reminder to enjoy life and live life to its fullest. Like the cherry blossom, many don't realize how beautiful life is until it's too late. In China, the cherry blossom is a symbol of feminine dominance and principle. It is also China's April flower. 18” Stainless steel necklace with 2 preserved Yaeshidarezakura cherry blossom flowers. Sterling silver findings.