ANTIQUE VICTORIAN SUFFRAGETTE PENDANT 15CT GOLD CIRCA 1900
This fabulous 15ct Yellow Gold Victorian Suffragette pendant is Circa 1900.
The unusual pendant is decorated in Pearls, with a beautiful 0.85ct Emerald cut Tourmaline in the centre and a lovely Amethyst dropper.
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.
Amethyst has been highly esteemed throughout the ages for its stunning beauty and legendary powers to stimulate, and soothe, the mind and emotions.
Tourmaline represents a love of humanity and carries the virtue of unconditional love and friendship. The gemstones can be found in all colours of the rainbow and are considered to be one of today's most versatile gemstones.
Pearls have a wonderful lustre with a rich creamy tone, they are lovely lustrous and natural.
All set in 15ct Yellow Gold and hallmarked on the reverse.
Purchased in London and steeped in English history.
Looks stunning when worn, a wonderful eye-catching piece.
Weighs 3 grams.
Pendant measures 18mm across x 40mm down, including bale.
The Tourmaline measures 6mm across x 8mm down.
Excellent all round condition.