ANTIQUE SUFFRAGETTE PENDANT NECKLACE FLORAL 9CT GOLD EDWARDIAN CIRCA 1905
This fabulous antique Suffragette lavaliere necklace was crafted during the Edwardian era and features a lovely floral pendant decorated with Gold flowers, Pearls a 0.20ct Peridot and a 0.75ct Amethyst dropper.
Suffragettes liked to be depicted as feminine, their jewellery popularly consisted of Violet, Green and White stones which were chosen to counter the masculine women’s rights stereotypes put forward by opponents. Green is for Give, white is for Women and violet is for Votes!
The piece is all 9ct Yellow Gold and displays beautiful design and workmanship from the period. It looks beautiful around the neck and is a wonderful tribute of the movement.
WEIGHT: 3.8 grams
MEASURES: 16 inches in length
PENDANT MEASURES: 17mm across the central gallery x 33mm down
METAL: 9ct Yellow Gold
STONES: Amethyst (0.75ct), Peridot (0.20ct), Pearl
AGE: Edwardian, Circa 1905
ORIGIN: United Kingdom
ITEM NUMBER: 19-720