ANTIQUE VICTORIAN SUFFRAGETTE PENDANT NECKLACE CIRCA 1900
This genuine Victorian 9ct Yellow Gold Suffragette pendant necklace is Circa 1900.
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 beautiful floral Pendant is set with lustrous Pearls, rich olive green Peridots and a deep purple Amethyst set in a central flower.
Amethyst has been highly esteemed throughout the ages for its stunning beauty and legendary powers to stimulate, and soothe, the mind and emotions.
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.
Pearls have a wonderful lustre with a rich creamy tone, they are lovely lustrous and natural.
All set on a 9ct Yellow Gold chain displaying beautiful Suffragette design.
Purchased in London and steeped in English history.
Looks fabulous when worn, a highly collectable pendant necklace.
Weighs 5.1 grams.
Chain measures 16 inches in length.
Pendant measures 27mm across x 55mm down.
Excellent all round condition.
ITEM NUMBER- 7670