The symbol became representative of the worldwide Zionist community, and later the broader Jewish community, after it was chosen as the central symbol on a flag at the First Zionist Congress in 1897. The identification of the term "Star of David" or "Shield of David" with the hexagram shape dates to the 17th century.
- Gold plated and CZ crystals
- 1/2 inch x 1/2 inch (12 mm x 12 mm)
- Gold plated
- 1 mm in width
- 18 inches in length