SUFFRAGETTE FLOWER DROP EARRINGS 18CT GOLD AMETHYST PERIDOT DIAMOND
These fabulous Victorian style floral drop earrings are made representing the Suffragette movement.
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!
The beautiful earrings are adorned with a hanging bouquet of flowers set with violet Amethyst’s, rich green Peridots and a sparkling Diamond.
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.
The earrings are set in Silver backed in 18ct Yellow Gold and fitted with long shepherd hook wires.
These are a truly fabulous pair of Suffragette style earrings that look beautiful when worn, very eye catching!
Weigh 3.6 grams together.
Measure 16mm across x 43mm down.
Flower droppers measure 16mm across x 18mm down.
Both in Excellent condition.
ITEM NUMBER- 8963