Twin Jet Nebula in the Constellation Ophiuchus Space 1" Pendant Necklace in Silver Tone

$ 24.98 $ 55.00

The Twin Jet Nebula pendant dangles from a luxurious black voile ribbon necklace. The scene depicts the view of the Twin Jet Nebula located in the constellation Ophiuchus. This pendant is silver tone, and the necklace closes with a silver tone lobster claw clasp & two inch extender chain. The artwork print is sealed and displayed under domed glass. The piece is signed by Autumn's Glory.

The Twin Jet Nebula, M2-9, Minkowski's Butterfly or the Wings of a Butterfly Nebula is a bipolar planetary nebula discovered by Rudolph Minkowski in 1947. The nebula is a cloud of gas ejected from a hot star nearing the end of its life, a white dwarf, located at its center. This star has a companion star making it a binary star system. It lies in the constellation Ophiuchus and is approximately 2,100 light years from Earth.

The necklace measures approximately 18 inches long, and the pendant is a 1 inch round (not including bail). While the pendant & necklace is water resistant, it is not waterproof. Please remove it when bathing, showering and swimming.

Introduced in our 2014 Collection.

Image credit: Bruce Balick (University of Washington), Vincent Icke (Leiden University, The Netherlands), Garrelt Mellema (Stockholm University), and NASA/ESA