ANTIQUE VICTORIAN SUFFRAGETTE BANGLE 9CT GOLD FLORAL BANGLE CIRCA 1900
This stunning antique Victorian 9ct Yellow Gold floral bangle was made representing the Suffragette movement, Circa 1900.
Suffragettes liked to be depicted as feminine, their jewellery popularly consisted of Violet, Green and White colours which were chosen to counter the stereotypes put forward by opponents that they were mannish or shrieking! Green is for Give, white is for Women and violet is for Votes!
The wonderful bangle is adorned with a central violet Amethyst, two green Peridots and two lovely flowers decorated in creamy Pearls.
Amethyst has been highly esteemed throughout the ages for its stunning beauty which has adorned regal jewellery all around the world, from ancient Egypt to the British crown jewels.
The Peridot is a stone of lightness and beauty and was believed to be a stone of springtime by ancients who considered it a gift from Mother Nature.
The bangle is fully hallmarked and fitted with a secure clasp and safety chain too.
This is magnificent Suffragette piece, steeped in history and looks fabulous when worn!
Weighs 9.1 grams.
Will fit a 6.5 inch wrist.
Width 14mm across at the front, 3mm across at the back.
Excellent all round condition.
ITEM NUMBER - 9236