SUFFRAGETTE EARRINGS AMETHYST PERIDOT DIAMOND 9CT SILVER
These beautiful Suffragette earrings are set in 9ct Yellow Gold and Silver.
The earrings are decorated in a wonderful combination of Amethyst, Peridots and Diamonds.
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.
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.
Diamond is the hardest mineral on Earth and this combined with its exceptional lustre and brilliant fire has made it the most highly prized of all gems.
The earrings are fitted with Gold shepherd hook wires.
Made in the Victorian style.
These are truly stunning earrings, they look beautiful when worn.
Weigh 4.4 grams together.
Measure 20mm across x 50mm down.
Both in Excellent condition.