What does a Jesus piece symbolize?
A Jesus piece is not something worn by a particular Christian denomination, but rather, as a symbol, fashion statement, or bling within the hip-hop community. It’s worth noting that the term piece is also slang for gun, so his phrase Jesus piece creates a compelling juxtaposition of wealth, violence, and religion.
Who makes Jesus pieces?
It was made by Tito Caicedo, Wallace’s jeweler (jewelry-maker). Wallace had Caicedo make many more Jesus pieces, paying him about $10,000 for each. Wallace had worn some of these Jesus pieces himself, and gave others pieces to his peers.
Why do people wear Jesus pendants?
The “Jesus pendant” is a bold, stylish, and timeless piece of jewelry. These pendants are not only fashionable but also help the wearer to make a statement of their faith.
Where did the Jesus piece come from?
Kanye West collaborated with the famous Jacob The Jeweller in 2004, where they brought out a line of religious-themed jewellery, including the Jesus piece. Let’s just say that Kanye was responsible for bringing the iconic piece into mainstream popularity.
Does Frost NYC use real diamonds?
While some reported minor issues like broken clasps, a majority of customers praised the products for their craftsmanship and quality. While customers vouch for the gold and diamonds being real, I found no proof of any certification at the time of this Frost NYC hip hop jewelry review.
What does INRI mean on the cross?
Jesus of Nazareth, King of the Jews
INRI is generally thought of to refer to “Iesus Nazarenus, Rex Iudaeorum,” meaning “Jesus of Nazareth, King of the Jews,” but apparently there’s more.
What are the different sizes of the Jesus pieces?
Whether the goal is subtly through a simple gold chain with a Jesus pendant, or a larger, more intricate XL-sized diamond Jesus pendant, your Jesus Piece is available in 10k, 14k, 18k white gold, yellow gold, or rose gold, or silver. Every Jesus Piece is available partially iced or fully iced, and come with a matching gold chain.
How much does a Jesus pendant cost?
Starting at $2,000.00 The Jesus Piece has become an iconic pendant, transcending religion to represent good omens and blessings regardless of one’s culture of background. Designed and handcrafted by our team of skilled artisan jewelers, each Jesus Piece is created using only the finest metals and stones.
What colors does the Jesus Piece come in?
Whether the 10K Jesus piece speaks to you, or you like the look of 14K Jesus or 18K Jesus, or blue diamond mini Jesus, we provide the option to select three colors of gold—yellow gold, rose gold, and white gold. We also have real sterling silver Jesus piece pendants for men, including black colored Jesus pieces made of sterling silver.
What are the different types of Jesus pendants?
Consider unique black diamond Jesus piece pendant in sterling silver, showcasing genuine diamonds and a black rhodium plating for a very unique diamond pendant or a popular 14k gold mini Jesus pendant covered in white diamonds. There’s also the massive and opulent Jesus head pendant in bright polished 10k solid gold decked out with round diamonds.