Labrys necklace in sterling silver (LGBTQ+ fundraiser)
The labrys originated in ancient Greece, where it was associated with goddesses and female warriors. In the 1970s, it became a symbol of women's empowerment, political queerness, and sapphic culture.
20% of the price of this piece will go directly to the Audre Lorde Project.
"The Audre Lorde Project is a Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Two Spirit, Trans and Gender Non Conforming People of Color center for community organizing, focusing on the New York City area. Through mobilization, education and capacity-building, we work for community wellness and progressive social and economic justice. Committed to struggling across differences, we seek to responsibly reflect, represent and serve our various communities."
-ALP mission statement, from www.alp.org. Please visit their website for more information, volunteer opportunities, and to make your own donation!
Axe pendant measures 1 15/16" long and 1 1/4" at its widest point, on an oxidized sterling silver rolo chain.
Please note that the last image shows this necklace with the Mini Labrys necklace for size reference.
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