ANTIQUE VICTORIAN SUFFRAGETTE 9CT GOLD BRACELET CIRCA 1900
This Victorian solid 9ct Gold Suffragette bracelet is Circa 1900.
Each link is adorned with beautiful Peridots, lustrous Pearls and bright Amethyst’s.
Suffragettes liked to be depicted as feminine, their jewellery was 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 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.
Amethyst has been highly esteemed throughout the ages for it’s stunning beauty and legendary powers to stimulate, and soothe, the mind and emotions.
Pearls have a wonderful lustre with a rich creamy tone, they are lovely lustrous and natural.
The bracelet is all original displaying beautiful workmanship from the Suffragette period and fully hallmarked on the clasp.
It is fitted with a secure clasp and safety chain.
Purchased in London and steeped in English history.
It looks fabulous worn.
Weighs 12.5 grams.
Will fit a 7 inch wrist.
The width of the bracelet measures 8mm down.
Excellent all round condition.