PERIDOT AMETHYST SUFFRAGETTE DROP EARRINGS
These fabulous long drop earrings are made in the Victorian Suffragette style and boast beautiful Amethyst’s and Peridots.
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.
Each deep violet Amethyst is 1.50ct each and accompanied by 1.20ct Peridots.
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 fabulous flower shaped drop earrings are all set in Silver gilded in 18ct Yellow Gold and fitted with Gold shepherd hook wires.
Complete with a brown Leather box with blue Velvet interior to store them in.
These are simply stunning Suffragette style earrings that look beautiful when worn, very eye catching.
Weigh 6.7 grams together.
Measure 22mm across x 61mm down with a drop length of 51mm.
Both in Excellent condition.
ITEM NUMBER- 8972