Connamara is a location along the shores of western Ireland famous for its outcroppings of unique green marble. Artisans have been extracting this special marble for centuries and fashioning it into unique gifts that are desired all over the world. Connemara marble is only found in Ireland and is estimated to be millions of years old. This green marble is prized for its rarity and beauty, a distinct muted, earthy green color which comes in a variety of shades ranging from light to dark. Connamara marble is crafted into popular jewelry pieces, such as this Connemara Marble Trinity Knot Pendant necklace, and exported all over the world. In this jewelry necklace Connamara marble is hand-carved into an intricate Trinity Knot. The Trinity Knot is an ancient Celtic knotwork shape that the early Irish Christians used to represent and teach the three-persons-in-one God doctrine of the Trinity. A wonderful Irish necklace rich in significance and history, for any occasion!