B A S I C I D E A : The Macedonian shields belonging to the armyof Alexander the Great, the panhellenic symbol of the Vergina star whose 16 rays represent the 4 elements of Nature ( Earth – Ocean – Fire – Air ) plus the 12 Olympian Gods, emblem of the Argead Dynasty.
M E T A L : 18K Gold (750˚) – 24K plated
L I T H S : None
O N O M A T O L O G Y E T Y M O L O G Y : Phalangist > Gr. Phalanx ( = ancient Greek army formation )