SUFFRAGETTE FLORAL NECKLACE AMETHYST PERIDOT DIAMOND PEARL
This magnificent Victorian style 9ct Gold and Silver floral necklace was 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! Green is for Give, white is for Women and violet is for Votes!
The wonderful necklace is decorated with beautiful floral links adorned with green Cabochon Peridots, violet Cabochon Amethyst’s, creamy Pearls and sparkling Diamonds.
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 floral links are set in Silver, gilded in Gold and fitted with a 9ct Yellow Gold chain.
Complete with a lovely brown box with cream velvet interior to store the piece in.
This a stunning Suffragette style necklace that looks beautiful when worn, a great talking piece!
Weighs 11.1 grams.
Measures 17 inches in length.
Longest central dropper measures 10mm across x 25mm down.
Amethyst’s measure 5mm x 5mm / Peridots measure 4mm x 4mm.
Excellent all round condition.
ITEM NUMBER- 8969