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Capricorn constellation pendant in an elegant, sculptural style with simple loop.
Capricornus is latin for "goat horn" which represents a creature that is a blend of fish and goat. It is one of the Zodiac constellations identified by the Greek astronomer Ptolemy in the 2nd century,
Capricornus is one of the faintest constellations, just brighter than Cancer. The 40th largest constellation, it measures 414 square degrees.
It sits among the other constellations of the water group, including the water-bearer Aquarius, the whale-like sea monster Cetus, the fishes Pisces, and the river Eridanus.
In Summerian Mythology, Capricorn was identified with a mythical figure that was half goat and half fish, while in Greek mythology the constellation was associated with Pan, the god of nature.
In astrology, Capricorn is the 10th sign in the Zodiac and represents those born between Dec. 22 and Jan. 19.