ANTIQUE VICTORIAN SUFFRAGETTE ENAMEL PEARL PENDANT CIRCA 1900
This genuine 15ct Yellow Gold Victorian Suffragette Enamel pendant is Circa 1900.
Set with the Suffragette colours although one is a pinky colour.
The green enamel has a magnificent deep, metallic glow which compliments the colours on the pendant superbly.
The centre Pearl is surrounded by a pinky Enamel flower, which shows fabulous craftsmanship from its time, leading to a Baroque Pearl dropper.
Beautiful enamelling adorns this charming pendant.
Enamel is a decorative and protective coating that is applied to metal. It is made up of a glass, paste-like, substance that is adhered to metal through fusion at a very high temperature.
Pearls are organically created over many years and have been adored throughout history for their rich creamy tone that is lovely lustrous and natural.
Give Women Votes. Emmeline Pankhurst was the leader of the British Suffragette movement in the 19th century and through her efforts won the right for women to vote. 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.
This pendant looks fabulous when worn.
Steeped in history from the Victorian era.
It weighs 2.8 grams
The pendant measures 22mm across x 35mm down, including loop.